2018 Ford Escape vs 2018 Ford Edge

2018 Ford Escape vs 2018 Ford Edge

People shopping for a new SUV around the Atlanta area know the best place to begin and end their search is with the new Ford SUV lineup here at Akins Ford in Winder, GA. That’s because Ford offers a wide variety of new SUVs, meaning the new Ford SUV lineup has what you’re looking for, no matter what you’re looking for in a new SUV. That means the biggest decision people have to make when shopping for a new Ford SUV here at Akins Ford is which Ford SUV they’re going to pick. And we’re here to help those people figure out which new Ford SUV is right for them.

Two of the most popular new Ford SUVs here at Akins Ford are the 2018 Ford Escape and the 2018 Ford Edge. One is slightly bigger and slightly more powerful, while the other is slightly more fuel efficient and slightly more maneuverable. With that in mind, we decided to put together this 2018 Ford Escape versus 2018 Ford Edge comparison to help people figure out which new Ford SUV is right for them.

2018 Ford Escape


2018 Ford Edge

3 Number of Engine Options 3
245 HP & 275 lb-ft. Max Power Ratings 315 HP & 350 lb-ft.
23 City MPG/30 Highway MPG Max Gas Mileage Ratings 21 City MPG/29 Highway MPG
98.7 ft.3 Passenger Space 113.9 ft.3

2018 Escape vs 2018 Edge: Engine Choices, Power, Fuel Efficiency and Passenger Space

As you can see in our 2018 Escape versus 2018 Edge comparison table above, both new Ford SUV models let you choose between three powerful and fuel efficient engines. The engines of the 2018 Ford Escape lineup get better gas mileage than the engines of the 2018 Ford Edge lineup, though the 2018 Edge engines are more powerful than the 2018 Escape engines.

Heading inside, you’ll find that the new Ford Edge lineup provides you and everyone else coming along for the ride with more interior passenger space than what’s provided by the new Ford Escape – though both model lineups provide enough passenger room for everyone to be comfortable, no matter how long the ride ends up being. The 2018 Escape’s smaller stature does help it be easier to maneuver than the 2018 Edge, though, again, both models offer pristine handling.

For more on the 2018 Ford Escape and Edge lineups, please contact our friendly and knowledgeable staff here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.