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Ford Escape
2020 Ford Escape
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$24,885
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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Ford Fusion
2020 Ford Fusion
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$23,170
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.4
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Hyundai Santa Fe
2021 Hyundai Santa Fe
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$27,975
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.9
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Overview

Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 27 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.8 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
16 ft³
Trunk Volume
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5-liter Turbo Inline-3 Gas
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.4-liter Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
175 hp @ 6000 rpm
185 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
175 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
178 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
N/A
37.6 ft
37.5 ft

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P215/60HR16
P235/65TR17
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P215/60HR16
P235/65TR17
Spare Tire
Compact
N/A
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
24 MPG
24 MPG
City
27 MPG
21 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
31 MPG
27 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.9 Tons/yr
7.4 Tons/yr
7.7 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.7 gallons
16.5 gallons
18.8 gallons
Cruising Range City
396.9 miles
346.5 miles
394.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
485.1 miles
511.5 miles
507.6 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
191.7 in
187.8 in
Height
66.1 in
58.1 in
66.1 in
Max Width
74.1 in
75.2 in
74.4 in
Front Width
62.4 in
62.7 in
64.3 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
62.4 in
64.7 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
112.2 in
108.9 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
N/A
7.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
44.3 in
44.1 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
39.2 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
57.8 in
59.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
55 in
57.5 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
38.9 in
38.3 in
40.9 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
37.8 in
39.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
56.9 in
58.3 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
54.4 in
56.3 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,299 lbs
3,410 lbs
3,735 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
N/A
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
N/A
16 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
65.4 ft³
N/A
71.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
37.5 ft³
N/A
35.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
37.5 ft³
N/A
35.9 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
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Velocity Blue Metallic
  • Calypso Red
  • Earthy Bronze
  • Lava Orange
  • Machine Gray, Build out: 10/01/2019
  • Portofino Gray
  • Quartz White
  • Rainforest
  • Scarlet Red, Build out: 10/01/2019
  • Shimmering Silver Pearl
  • Stormy Sea
  • Symphony Silver, Build out: 10/01/2019
  • Twilight Black

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
N/A
  • Black/Beige, Stain-Resistant Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Black/Black, Stain-Resistant Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Espresso/Gray, Stain-Resistant Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Climate Control
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Optional
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles