2020 Ford Escape vs. Chevy Equinox | SUV Comparison | Capital Ford Winnipeg
2020 Ford Escape

2020 Ford Escape

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2020 Chevy Equinox

2020 Chevrolet Equinox

2020 Ford Escape

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2020 Chevy Equinox
181-hp 1.5L EcoBoost

Base Engine

170-hp 1.5L Turbo 4-Cylinder
8-speed automatic

Transmission

6-speed shiftable automatic
Yes

Hybrid Powertrain Option

No
974 L

Standard Cargo Volume

847 L
1,851.9 L

Total Cargo Volume

1,809 L

2020 Ford Escape vs. Chevy Equinox


Picking out an SUV to drive in the City Centre area is not a task to be taken lightly, and we’re sure that you’re doing your research. As you do, comparing the 2020 Ford Escape vs. 2020 Chevy Equinox is worth your time. These small SUVs are strong contenders, but which will better serve you? Check out this SUV comparison guide from Capital Ford Winnipeg for some assistance.

Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Escape: Interior Dimensions

Even if you’re browsing the compact crossover SUV segment, chances are you still prize interior space, especially when running errands around St. James-Assiniboia. We’re sure you also want your passengers to be comfortable on every trip to and from Garden City. See how the dimensions of the new Escape compare to those of the Equinox:

  • Ford Escape Interior Dimensions
    • Front Leg Room – 1,077 mm
    • Front Head Room – 1,016 mm
    • Front Shoulder Room – 1,463 mm
    • Rear Leg Room – 1,034 mm
    • Rear Head Room – 998 mm
    • Rear Hip Room – 1,354 mm
  • Chevy Equinox Interior Dimensions
    • Front Leg Room – 1,039 mm
    • Front Head Room – 1,016 mm
    • Front Hip Room – 1,377 mm
    • Rear Leg Room – 1,013 mm
    • Rear Head Room – 978 mm
    • Rear Hip Room – 1,313 mm

Across the board, the Ford Escape promises Garden City-area passengers more space. And even when all seats are occupied, the Escape can still carry more gear than the Equinox, with 974 L of standard cargo volume as compared with 847 L in the Equinox.

Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Escape: Engine Offerings

A small SUV doesn’t have to deliver measly power, as the new Ford Escape proves. At the base trim level, its introductory 1.5L EcoBoost engine generates 181 hp, compared with 170 hp from the Equinox’s 1.5L Turbo 4-cylinder engine. What’s more, the Escape has both hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrain options, making it a more efficient choice than the Equinox. Yet efficiency doesn’t negate capability, as proven by the Escape towing capacity.

Test Drive the Escape at Capital Ford Winnipeg Today!

Interested in seeing the new Ford Escape in person? Get in touch with Capital Ford Winnipeg to plan your visit, and our team can help you compare the 2020 Chevy Equinox vs. 2020 Ford Escape in even more detail. You can also explore our used Escape inventory if you’d like to save!

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