Compare Ford Escape vs Mercury Mariner vs Volkswagen Tiguan

Ford Escape
2021 Ford Escape
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$27,035
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.0
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Mercury Mariner
2011 Mercury Mariner
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$23,565
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Volkswagen Tiguan
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan
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$26,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.9
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Overview

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
N/A
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: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.5L Turbo Inline-3 Gas
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
2.0L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
181 hp @ 6000 rpm
171 hp @ 6000 rpm
184 hp @ 4400 rpm
Torque
190 lb-ft @ 3000 rpm
171 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
221 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
N/A
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

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

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
30 MPG
23 MPG
N/A
City
27 MPG
21 MPG
N/A
Highway
33 MPG
28 MPG
N/A

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.9 (2020) Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr
N/A
EPA rating
N/A
5
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
17.5 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
399.6 miles
367.5 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
488.4 miles
490 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

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

Interior Space

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

Cargo Space

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

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric assisted steering
N/A
Turning Diameter
N/A
36.7 ft
N/A

Wheels

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

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Independent
N/A
Rear Suspension
Short And Long Arm
Independent
N/A

Tires

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

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
N/A
N/A

Optional Exterior Colors

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

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

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

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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