Compare Ford Escape vs Mercury Mariner

Overview

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Flex-fuel (FFV) (+$1,000)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
3.0L Flex-fuel (FFV) (+$1,000)
Horsepower
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
171 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
171 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,298 lbs
3,335 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
23 MPG
City
28 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
34 MPG
28 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.8 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr
EPA rating
N/A
5

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
17.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
414.4 miles
367.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
503.2 miles
490 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
180.5 in
175.1 in
Height
66.1 in
67.9 in
Max Width
74.1 in
71.1 in
Front Width
62.4 in
60.7 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
60.2 in
Wheelbase
106.7 in
103.1 in
Ground Clearance
7.3 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.4 in
41.6 in
Front Seat Headroom
40 in
40.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
57.6 in
56.6 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.2 in
53.4 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
40.7 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.3 in
39.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.3 in
49.1 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
65.4 ft³
66.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
37.5 ft³
29.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
37.5 ft³
N/A

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric assisted steering
Turning Diameter
38.4 ft
36.7 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Steel Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
16" x 7.0"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
16" x 7.0"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Independent
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Independent

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P235/70R16
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P235/70R16
Spare Tire
N/A
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
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Black, Premium cloth low back bucket seats
  • Black, Premium leather low back bucket seats
  • Stone, Premium cloth low back bucket seats
  • Stone, Premium leather low back bucket seats

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Optional
Telematics
Standard
Optional

Safety

Safety Features

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

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
N/A
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Cab Corrosion-Perforation
N/A
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Emissions
N/A
5 Years / 50,000 Miles
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