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Ford Escape Hybrid
2022 Ford Escape Hybrid
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$28,030
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2022 Subaru Forester
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$25,195
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Volkswagen Taos
2022 Volkswagen Taos
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$22,995
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Hybrid
Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 44 MPG
Hwy: 37 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.3 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Hybrid
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
1.5L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
200 hp @ 6250 rpm
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
158 hp @ 5500 rpm
Torque
155 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
184 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,491 lbs
3,454 lbs
3,175 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
1,500 lbs
1,500 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
41 MPG
29 MPG
31 MPG
City
44 MPG
26 MPG
28 MPG
Highway
37 MPG
33 MPG
36 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.3 Tons/yr
6.1 Tons/yr
5.7 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.3 gallons
16.6 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
629.2 miles
431.6 miles
369.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
529.1 miles
547.8 miles
475.2 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
1.1 kWh
N/A
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
182.7 in
175.8 in
Height
65.9 in
67.5 in
64.4 in
Max Width
74.1 in
71.5 in
72.5 in
Front Width
62.4 in
61.6 in
61.9 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
61.8 in
60.5 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
105.1 in
105.9 in
Ground Clearance
6.8 in
8.7 in
6.4 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
43.3 in
40.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
41.2 in
40.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
58.1 in
56.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
54.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.9 in
39.4 in
37.9 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
39.6 in
39.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
57.2 in
55.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
53.5 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
60.8 ft³
74.2 ft³
65.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
34.4 ft³
28.9 ft³
27.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
34.4 ft³
28.9 ft³
27.9 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
38.4 ft
35.4 ft
37.6 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Steel Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
17" x 7"
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
17" x 7"
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Double Wishbone
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P225/60HR17
P215/55HR17
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P225/60HR17
P215/55HR17
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Atlas Blue Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Iced Blue Silver Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Cascade Green Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Dusk Blue Metallic
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Stone Blue Metallic
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Gray, Cloth Upholstery
  • Gray/Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Standard
Optional
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Optional
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Optional
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
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