If you're thinking about getting a new SUV, you might have your options narrowed down to the 2019 Ford Edge or 2019 Ford Escape. While each vehicle offers impressive good looks and excellent power, they also have some different features. Learn more about the similarities and differences between the Ford Edge and Ford Escape so you can decide which vehicle is right for you.
The 2019 Ford Edge and 2019 Ford Escape both offer a sleek and sporty exterior designed to turn heads. On the outside of the Edge, standard exterior features include automatic and wiper-activated headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers, LED daytime running lights and taillights, a rear spoiler, and solar-tinted glass. On the Escape, you'll enjoy standard exterior features that include a rear spoiler and manual liftgate. Both vehicles are available with fog lamps and heated side mirrors.
You'll see the conveniences don't stop when you climb inside the Ford Edge and Ford Escape. Both vehicles come standard with manual single-zone temperature control or are available with dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control. Plus, both SUVs are available with a remote start system that will help you make sure your vehicle is the perfect temperature before you get inside. In the Edge, other standard conveniences you'll enjoy include a push-button start and auto-dimming rearview mirror.
You can easily stay entertained and connected when you're on the road inside the Ford Edge and Ford Escape. Both vehicles come standard with SYNC, the advanced communication & entertainment system, that can help you control music, make and receive calls and texts, and perform other voice-command functions. Additionally, both vehicles are available with SYNC 3. With SYNC 3, you get to enjoy all the features of SYNC plus a more responsive system with even more capabilities. Additionally, the Edge is available with a dual-headrest DVD entertainment system to keep your back seat passengers happy.
If you need a powerful engine to keep up with all of your adventures, you'll love the options you have available in the 2019 Ford Edge and 2019 Ford Escape. The Edge comes standard with a 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine that offers 245 horsepower or an available 2.7-liter V-6 EcoBoost engine that delivers 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. The Ford Escape has three excellent engine options. The SUV comes standard with a 2.5-liter engine that generates 168 horsepower. The two available engine options are a 1.5-liter EcoBoost or 2.0-liter EcoBoost that offers 245 horsepower.
When you're looking for a vehicle that offers some of the latest safety features, you'll find what you need inside both the 2019 Ford Edge and Ford Escape. Both vehicles come standard with a rearview camera. Additionally, the Edge comes standard with Ford Co-Pilot 360, which includes automatic high beams, blind spot information system with cross traffic alert, and lane keeping system. Now that you know more about the features you can find on the 2019 Ford Edge and 2019 Ford Escape, you can decide which SUV will be able to meet all of your needs. Images via Ford | Remixed