2019 Ford Edge vs. 2019 Ford Escape

2019 Ford Edge 

2019 Ford Edge

2019 Ford Escape 

2019 Ford Escape

 

If you're on the hunt for a new SUV and you've narrowed your search down to the 2019 Ford Edge and the 2019 Ford Escape, you're on track to making a great decision for your Collinsville commutes!

Both of these SUVs come with a standard 4-cylinder engine, plenty of cargo space, available AWD, the ability to tow up to 3,500 pounds, and the peace of mind of Ford Roadside Assistance. With so many amazing shared features, it might be a tough choice. Learn more about the differences between the new Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape with us below.

Ford Edge vs. Escape: Price

Staying on budget is an important factor when shopping for a new vehicle. The details for starting MSRPs of each model's base and top level trims are as follows:

  • 2019 Ford Escape S: Starting MSRP from $24,105
  • 2019 Ford Escape Titanium: Starting MSRP from $32,620
  • 2019 Ford Edge SE: Starting MSRP from $29,995
  • 2019 Ford Edge ST: Starting MSRP from $42,355

 

Ford Edge vs. Escape: Performance

 

To power through your O'Fallon commutes, the Ford Escape has a 168-hp 2.5L 4-cylinder engine and tows up to 3,500 pounds. You'll have to upgrade your trim level if you prefer all-wheel drive. In a new Escape, your fuel economy will be an EPA-estimated 21 mpg city/29 mpg highway.

Meanwhile, the Ford Edge comes with a standard twin-scroll EcoBoost® 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that delivers 250 hp. The transmission is an 8-speed automatic, and your standard drivetrain is front-wheel drive or optional all-wheel drive. The EPA-estimated fuel economy for a new Edge is 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway.

 
   
2019 Ford Escape at Crosswalk 

Ford Edge vs. Escape: Interior Features & Cargo Capacity

When you opt for the 2019 Ford Escape, you'll get lots of great standard features, including Ford SYNC®, Ice Blue® Instrument Panel Cluster Lighting, a six-speaker sound system, an available Remote Start System, and much more.

The 2019 Ford Edge shares many standard features with the Escape, but it also offers these highlights:

  • Cargo Management System
  • FordPass™ Connect with WiFi Hotspot
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Intelligent Access with Push-Button Start
  • Optional dual-headrest DVD entertainment system

With the Ford Escape, you'll get 34 to 68 cubic feet of cargo space depending on how your seats are configured, while the slightly larger Ford Edge will bring you up to 39.2 to 73.4 cubic feet. Both offer 5-person seating.

Compare the Escape and Edge at Auffenberg Ford North!

When you're ready to experience both the Escape and the Edge for yourself to make the final decision, visit us in O'Fallon for a test drive! We're conveniently located near Collinsville, and we always have a great selection of featured new vehicles, so you can enjoy great savings. If you have any questions before stopping in, contact us any time and our Ford specialists will be happy to help.

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