2019 Ford EcoSport vs. 2019 Chevrolet Trax

May 1st, 2019 by


  • EcoBoost® Engine
  • Ford SYNC®3
  • FordPass Connect

Visit Sheridan Ford in Wilmington, DE to compare the brand new 2019 Ford EcoSport to the 2019 Chevrolet Trax. Both SUVs are similar in size, but the 2019 EcoSport has a more affordable starting MSRP ($19,995 vs. $21,300 for the 2019 Trax).

The 2019 EcoSport is available in four trim models (S, SE, SES and Titanium), offers excellent fuel economy and various features that enhance your everyday commute, making it the right choice for you. Visit Sheridan Ford to learn how you can lease or buy this Ford SUV.

Technology and Safety

The 2019 Ford EcoSport uses sensors and cameras to provide you back up as you drive with various driver-assist technologies to help ensure you arrive to each destination safely. These features provide you an alert to act before anything unwanted can happen. These technologies include:

  • Rear-view camera
  • Reverse Sensing System
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross Traffic Alert
  • AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (roll Stability Control™)

Use FordPass Connect™ to turn your 2019 EcoSport into an in-vehicle hotspot, allowing up to 10 devices able to connect. Remotely check your fuel levels, lock/unlock the car, schedule maintenance, request roadside assistance and locate your car if you’re parked in a crowded lot. You can do this all easily and conveniently with your compatible cell phone.

Connect your cell phone to the 2019 Ford EcoSport to utilize the features of your phone, like the map, podcast app, answer phone calls and more, hands-free. The 8-inch touch screen allows you to maneuver through as if you were using your phone. Answer phone calls and text messages without having to pick up the phone. Do all of this with Ford’s SYNC 3® with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility.

Performance and Capability

The 2019 Ford EcoSport is equipped with a 1.0-L Ecoboost® engine or a 2.0-L Ti-VCT engine (in 4-Wheel Drive-capable models). Both options provide great power and efficiency. Additionally, you’ll only find the EcoBoost® engine in the EcoSport. This engine is made specifically for Ford vehicles and is engineered for optimal performance. Choose a 4WD model if you need both fuel economy that allows you longer range between fuel ups and the ability to veer off the beaten path.

If you choose a 4WD model, Hill Start Assist is a very helpful feature that makes climbing steep hills much easier. This feature keeps you at a stop on a steep hill and prevents you from rolling backwards as you release the brake to move forward.

Cargo and Space

Sit back and stretch with plenty of passenger and cargo space in the 2019 Ford EcoSport. This Ford SUV provides a total passenger volume of 91.1 cubic feet. As for cargo space, with the rear seats folded down, there is 50 cubic feet of space, and 20.9 cubic feet of space with the rear seats folded up. Fit everything you need in your 2019 EcoSport.

Passengers can enjoy plenty of head, leg, hip and shoulder room.

Front Rear
Head room 39.6 inches 37.5 inches
Leg room 42.9 inches 36.7 inches
Hip Room 51.6 inches 50.9 inches
Shoulder 53.3 inches 51.3 inches


If you find the 2019 Ford EcoSport is the better choice for you over the 2019 Chevrolet Trax, head on over to Sheridan Ford on Kirkwood Highway. Our staff will happily help you learn more about this Ford SUV. Take a test drive, find out more about financing and drive home in your new Ford SUV.