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Ford Escape
2020 Ford Escape
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$24,885
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8.0
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Ford Explorer
2020 Ford Explorer
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$32,765
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8.3
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Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
2020 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
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$31,795
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7.6
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Overview

Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
2.3-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
10-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$2,000)
8-Speed Automatic (+$2,750)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Rear-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Four-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-3 Gas
2.3-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
3.6-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
300 hp @ 5500 rpm
285 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
310 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm
260 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
10-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic (+$2,000)
8-Speed Automatic (+$2,750)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Rear-Wheel Drive
Four-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Re-Circulating Ball
Turning Diameter
N/A
N/A
40.8 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P255/65HR18
P255/70SR18
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P255/65HR18
P255/70SR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Full-Size

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
24 MPG
19 MPG
City
27 MPG
21 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
28 MPG
23 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.9 Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr
9.3 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.7 gallons
19.2 gallons
21.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
396.9 miles
403.2 miles
365.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
485.1 miles
537.6 miles
494.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
198.8 in
188.4 in
Height
66.1 in
69.9 in
73.6 in
Max Width
74.1 in
78.9 in
73.8 in
Front Width
62.4 in
66.9 in
62.9 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
66.9 in
62.9 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
119.1 in
118.4 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
7.9 in
9.7 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
43 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
40.7 in
40.7 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
61.8 in
55.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
59.2 in
53.9 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.9 in
39 in
38.3 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
40.5 in
40.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
61.9 in
55.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
59.1 in
56.7 in
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
32.2 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
N/A
38.9 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
54.6 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
40.9 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,299 lbs
4,345 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
N/A
3,500 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
65.4 ft³
87.8 ft³
72.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
37.5 ft³
47.9 ft³
31.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
37.5 ft³
18.2 ft³
31.7 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Blue Metallic
  • Dark Persian Green Metallic
  • Desert Gold Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Sedona Orange Metallic, Build Out: 12/16/2019
  • Velocity Blue Metallic
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Blue Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Firecracker Red Clearcoat
  • Sting-Gray Clearcoat

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
N/A
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Not Available
Optional

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Optional
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Not Available
Optional
Rear A/C
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Optional
Rear Parking Aid
Optional
Standard
Optional
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Optional
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Not Available
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

Frontal Barrier 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
Not Available
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
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
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