2019 Ford Edge vs. 2019 Honda Passport

August 7th, 2019 by
  • EcoBoost engine
  • Ford Co-Pilot360™
  • FordPass™ Connect
  • SYNC® 3 Technology

 

Go see Joe at Sheridan Ford to check out the new 2019 Ford Edge, now available to lease or buy. This Ford SUV is available in four trim models: SE, SEL, Titanium and ST. The Ford Edge ST is the first Ford SUV engineered by the Ford Performance Team, if you’re looking for a sportier SUV, look no further than the 2019 Ford Edge. Compared to the 2019 Honda Passport, you’ll find the Ford SUV really has an “edge” over the Honda. 

Performance 

The 2019 Ford Edge offers two engine options. The 2.0-L EcoBoost engine is standard on the SE, SEL and Titanium models, and can be paired with either Front-Wheel Drive or All-Wheel Drive. The 2.0-L EcoBoost. delivers 250 HP and 280 lb.-ft. of torque. The FWD models have a fuel tank capacity of 18.4 gallons and have a fuel economy of 22 mpg city/ 29 mpg highway, with a combined 25 mpg. The AWD models have a fuel tank capacity of 18.5 gallons and have a fuel economy of 21 mpg city/ 28 mpg highway, with a combined 23 mpg.

The 2.7-L V6 EcoBoost® engine is standard on the ST model. This engine is the most powerful of its class and was created by the Ford Performance Team, so you can trust it lives up to the hype. The 2.7-L V6 EcoBoost delivers 335 HP and 380 lb.-ft. of torque. This model is standard with All-Wheel Drive. This engine has a fuel economy of 19 mpg city/ 26 mpg highway with a combined 21 mpg. 

Both engines are paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission and Auto Start-Stop Technology, a fuel saving technology that stops the engine at red lights, or other prolonged stopping periods. Once you lift your foot off the gas, the engine comes roaring back to life. It won’t turn off other features in the car, like your air conditioning or radio, so you can stay comfortable while saving fuel, and emitting less into the environment. 

When you test drive the new 2019 Ford Edge, you’ll find it’s performance beats that of the 2019 Honda Passport. 

Technology

Ford Co-Pilot360™ is Ford’s driving force in the 2019 Ford Edge. It combines technology and safety to provide a safer driving experience for the Ford driver, an innovative feature you won’t find in the 2019 Honda Passport. Standard Features on the 2019 Ford Edge are:

  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Lane Keeping System
  • Auto High Beam Headlights

SEL, Titanium and ST models also feature Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop-And-Go and Lane Center, and Evasive Steering Assist. 

The 2019 Ford Edge is also equipped with both FordPass™ Connect and SYNC® 3 technology, neither of which you will find in the 2019 Honda Passport. These features provide you convenience, like finding the nearest gas station or store, and entertainment, like Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, allowing you to easily use the features of your phone, hands-free.

Space and Cargo

The 2019 Ford Edge has seating for five and is spacious in both passenger comfort and cargo room. 

  • Head room: 40.2” front/40.3” rear
  • Leg room: 42.6” front/40.6” rear
  • Hip room: 55.9” front/57.5” rear
  • Shoulder room: 60.3” front/60.5” rear

The 2019 Edge has a total passenger volume of 113.9 cubic feet. As for cargo, behind the front seats the 2019 Edge has 73.4 cubic feet of cargo space and 39.2 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats. The rear seats can fold flat, or into a 60/40 split.

Visit Sheridan Ford to learn more about the 2019 Ford Edge to fully compare it to the 2019 Honda Passport. Take this Ford SUV out for a test drive and learn more from our sales and finance staff. Go see Joe today to get a great deal on the new 2019 Ford Edge.