Compare Ford Escape SE vs SEL

$25,555 - $36,455
Price range (MSRP)
Ford Escape For Sale
27/33 mpg
City/Hwy
181 hp
Horsepower
8.0
Ford Escape Review and Specs
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Ford Escape SE
$27,035
Starting Price (MSRP)
Ford Escape SE For Sale
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Ford Escape SEL
$29,505
Starting Price (MSRP)
Ford Escape SEL For Sale
What are the differences between the Ford Escape SE and SEL?

Overview

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Horsepower
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,298 lbs
3,298 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
2,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
30 MPG
City
27 MPG
27 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
33 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.9 (2020) Tons/yr
5.9 (2020) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
14.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
399.6 miles
399.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
488.4 miles
488.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
180.5 in
Height
66.1 in
66.1 in
Max Width
74.1 in
74.1 in
Front Width
62.4 in
62.4 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
61.8 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
106.7 in
Ground Clearance
7.3 in
7.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
42.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
40 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
57.6 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
55.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
40.7 in
40.7 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
39.3 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
56 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
53.3 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
65.4 ft³
65.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
37.5 ft³
37.5 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
37.5 ft³
37.5 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Wheels

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

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Short And Long Arm

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P225/60HR18
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P225/60HR18

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Antimatter Blue Metallic
  • Bronze Fire Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Velocity Blue Metallic
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Antimatter Blue Metallic
  • Bronze Fire Metallic
  • Carbonized Gray Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Velocity Blue Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Star White Metallic Tri-Coat

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Optional

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
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