2018 Ford Escape vs 2018 Jeep Compass

blue 2018 Ford Escape parked near a body of water

Thanks to new models like the 2018 Ford EcoSport, the 2018 Ford Escape, the 2018 Ford Edge, the 2018 Ford Explorer and the 2018 Ford Expedition, the Ford SUV lineup has never been more powerful, more capable, more efficient and more functional. What that means for you as a consumer is that if you’re looking to purchase a new SUV, you need look no further than the 2018 Ford SUV lineup right here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.

One of the best things about the new Ford SUV lineup is that it’s got something for everyone. For instance, if you’re looking for the power and capability of an SUV combined with the efficiency and handling of a smaller car, then you’re going to want the new Ford Escape. That’s because nothing can outperform the new Escape, as you’ll see in this 2018 Ford Escape versus 2018 Jeep Compass head-to-head model comparison.

2018 Ford Escape


2018 Jeep Compass

3 Engine Options 1
245 HP Max Horsepower 180 HP
275 lb-ft. Max Torque 175 lb-ft.
34.0 ft.3 Cargo Space 27.2 ft.3

2018 Ford Escape: More Engine Choices, More Power and More Cargo Capacity than the 2018 Jeep Compass

We began this comparison by talking about the versatility of the entire 2018 Ford SUV lineup. That versatility includes the 2018 Ford Escape lineup, as the new Ford Escape lineup offers you three impressively capable, powerful and efficient engines to choose from. The 2018 Jeep Compass lineup, on the other hand, features only one engine.

Along with having more options to choose from, the engine lineup of the 2018 Ford Escape is also more powerful and capable than the sole engine of the new Jeep Compass lineup. In fact, the horsepower and torque ratings of the new Ford Escape engine lineup top out at 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque, whereas the engine of the 2018 Jeep Compass can offer only 180 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque.

The 2018 Ford Escape offers more than just impressive capability, too. You’re also getting more interior space. More specifically, the new Ford Escape provides 34 cubic-feet of cargo space while the new Jeep Compass provides only 27.2 cubic-feet of cargo space.

To learn more about the 2018 Ford Escape, please reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.

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