Compare 2016 Hyundai Tucson vs 2016 Ford Escape

2016 Hyundai Tucson
2016 Ford Escape
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FWD 4-Door SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door SE 23 31 $21,866 $22,700
FWD 4-Door w/Beige Int SE 23 31 $21,866 $22,700
AWD 4-Door SE 21 26 $23,189 $24,100
AWD 4-Door w/Beige Int SE 21 26 $23,189 $24,100
FWD 4-Door Eco 26 33 $23,115 $24,150
FWD 4-Door w/Beige Int Eco 26 33 $23,115 $24,150
AWD 4-Door Eco 25 31 $24,431 $25,550
AWD 4-Door w/Beige Int Eco 25 31 $24,431 $25,550
FWD 4-Door Sport 25 30 $24,995 $26,150
FWD 4-Door w/Beige Int Sport 25 30 $24,995 $26,150
AWD 4-Door Sport 24 28 $26,311 $27,550
AWD 4-Door w/Beige Int Sport 24 28 $26,311 $27,550
FWD 4-Door Limited 25 30 $28,371 $29,900
AWD 4-Door Limited 24 28 $29,680 $31,300
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FWD 4-Door S
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door S 22 31 $22,352 $23,590
FWD 4-Door SE 23 32 $24,178 $25,790
4WD 4-Door SE 22 29 $25,818 $27,540
FWD 4-Door Titanium 23 32 $28,121 $29,995
4WD 4-Door Titanium 22 29 $29,760 $31,745
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,866
$22,352
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,700
$23,590
Monthly Payment Estimate
$378 / month
$393 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.0
7.8
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2016 Hyundai Tucson caters to drivers that put styling and features at the top of their crossover-SUV wish list. The 2016 Ford Escape gives up a little comfort and utility in its quest to be the most exciting crossover SUV to drive.
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Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 31 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
54.5 52.4
Passenger Volume (ft³)
102.2 98.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 56
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 39
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.5 55.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Leg Room (in)
41.5 43.1
Front Hip Room (in)
55.6 54.8
Second Leg Room (in)
38.2 36.8
Front Head Room (in)
39.6 39.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.8 61.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.8 72.4
Track Width, Front (in)
63.3 61.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.4 7.9
Wheelbase (in)
105.1 105.9
Height, Overall (in)
64.8 66.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
61.9 67.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
31 34.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
31 34.3
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.9 -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12 -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.4 15.1
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.9 38.8
Tires
Front Tire Size
P225/60HR17 P235/55HR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/60HR17 P235/55HR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 1500
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
1000 1500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3325 3515
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7 17 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150 -
Engine
Displacement
2.0 L/122 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
164 @ 6200 168 @ 6000
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
151 @ 4000 170 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
NA 997
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
26 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
23 22
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.51 3.51
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.77 1.91
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.50 2.94
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.58 2.96
Trans Order Code
NA 446
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.37 1.44
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78 0.74
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.16 4.58
Summary
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Tucson Ford Escape
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.8 7.1 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating

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