2019 Ford Escape vs. 2019 Honda CR-V

February 22nd, 2019 by

Check out the 2019 Ford Escape, now available to lease or buy at Sheridan Ford. This mid-sized Ford SUV outshines the 2019 Honda CR-V in many ways. The new Ford Escape has a slightly more affordable MSPR than the Honda SUV ($24,105 vs. $24,350). Continue reading all the ways the Ford Escape is the right choice for you.

Safety

Available now in the 2019 Ford Escape is the Ford Safe and Smart™ package1. These features engage automatically to further assist you while driving. Features include:

  • Driver-activated front rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Auto high-beam headlamps
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with cross-traffic alert
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Adaptive cruise control and forward collision warning with brake support
  • Panel roof included in the Ford Safe and Smart Plus Package

Drive with a better sense of safety with Ford Safe and Smart™ package.

The 2019 Ford Escape features a driver alert monitor which is designed to prevent inattentive and tired drivers from potentially swerving or causing an accident. This alert makes a warning sound and suggests the driver take a break when the driver is perceived to not be paying their full attention. This feature is available on the SE, SEL and Titanium trim options of the Escape.

Capability

The 2019 Ford Escape features three engine options:

  • 2.5L I-4 engine
  • 1.5L turbocharged EcoBoost® engine
  • 2.0L twin-scroll EcoBoost® engine

The 2019 Ford Escape has various features that make it a very capable Ford SUV. It features optional Intelligent Four-Wheel Drive. 4WD sends power to all four wheels to provide better traction where you need it. When properly equipped, the 2019 Escape can tow up to 3,500 lbs. Variable Assist Power Steering in the 2019 Escape allows the driver to maneuver easier through tight turns and maintain better control at higher speeds. Enhanced Active Park Assist1 uses the rear camera and other sensors to help you parallel park perfectly every time.

The 2019 Ford Escape is also equipped with AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control and Curve Control, both features that keep the Escape firmly planted through sharp curves and other rocky or hilly situations.

Cargo

Both SUVs offer seating for five. The Escape also has plenty of spacious cargo room. With the rear seats folded up, the Escape provides 34 cu.ft. of cargo space and 68 cu.ft. of cargo space with the rear seats folded down.

To test drive the 2019 Ford Escape, go see Joe at Sheridan Ford. See all it’s great features in action and discuss finance deals with our friendly sales team.

  1. Driver Assist Features are supplemental and do not replace the driver’s attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle.