2020 Ford Edge blue

Ford Edge

2019 Ford Escape

Ford Escape

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2020 Ford Edge vs. 2020 Ford Escape



2.0L Inline-4

Base Engine

1.5L Inline-3
245 hp

Base Horsepower

181 hp
11.4 city/8.3 highway

Est. L/100km

8.6 city/7.1 highway
1,110 litres

Standard Cargo Volume

97.4 litres
2,079 litres

Maximum Cargo Volume

1,851.9 litres

If you are shopping for a new Ford SUV, you may have narrowed your search down to the 2020 Ford Edge or 2020 Ford Escape. Both of these vehicles are capable and well-equipped, offering benefits and features, such as:

  • Basic warranty coverage for 3-years/60,000 kms, along with powertrain warranty coverage and roadside assistance for 5-years/100,000 kms
  • 8-speed automatic transmission as standard
  • High-tech features like Ford SYNC® 3 infotainment and advanced safety systems

Choosing between these Ford SUVs can be tough for St. James-Assiniboia-area, but this Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape comparison from Capital Ford Winnipeg will make it easier for you to find the model that is best suited to your lifestyle and your budget.

Edge vs. Escape: Performance

All of the new Ford Edge trims are powered by the same engine, while the new Ford Escape has four distinct powertrains for Garden City drivers to choose from:

Ford Edge

  • 2.0L EcoBoost® Inline-4 rated at 250 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque

Ford Escape

  • 1.5L EcoBoost® Inline-3 rated at 181 hp and 190 lb-ft of torque
  • 2.0L EcoBoost® Inline-4 rated at 250 hp and 280 lb-ft of torque
  • 2.5L Atkinson Cycle Inline-4 Hybrid rated at 200 hp and 155 lb-ft of torque
  • 2.5L Atkinson Cycle Inline-4 Plug-In Hybrid rated at 221 hp and 155 lb-ft of torque

As you can see, the Escape allows you to pick the level of performance that is best suited to your needs, whereas the Edge promises strong and reliable performance right from the start and across the lineup.

Edge vs. Escape: Cargo Space

The available cargo space is similar in both of these SUVs, but the overall Escape dimensions are a bit smaller than the dimensions of the Edge. See which one will best accommodate your City Centre-area driving needs:

Ford Edge

  • 1,110 litres with all seats occupied
  • 2,079 litres with the second row folded down

Ford Escape

  • 97.4 litres with all seats occupied
  • 1,851.9 litres with the second row folded down

Find Your Next Ford SUV Today at Capital Ford Winnipeg

The best way to compare the Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape is to take them both out for a road test. You can also take a look at our Escape vs. Chevy Equinox comparison to see how Ford matches up against the competition. Make sure to explore our new vehicle specials to save on your next Ford SUV, and if you have any questions or would like more information, please contact us.

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