2018 Ford Explorer vs 2018 Jeep Compass

2018 Ford Explorer vs 2018 Jeep Compass

The Ford Explorer has been able to amass a 25-year run as the best-selling SUV in America thanks to a number of reasons. And all of those reasons are highlighted by the new Ford Explorer and its powerful and efficient engine options, its unmatched capability, its spacious and comfortable interior, its stylish and sporty exterior and its extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features.

But you’re here because you want to see proof of the 2018 Explorer’s superiority over every other SUV around. So, that’s exactly what we’re going to give you in this 2018 Ford Explorer versus 2018 Jeep Compass head-to-head model comparison. And once you’re finished looking everything over, you’ll see there’s no SUV out there that can outmatch, outclass or outperform the new Explorer.

2018 Ford Explorer


2018 Jeep Compass

290 HP Horsepower 180 HP
255 lb-ft. Torque 175 lb-ft.
5000 lbs. Max Towing 2000 lbs.
151.5 ft.3 Total Passenger Volume 99.6 ft.3

The New Ford Explorer Provides More Power, More Capability and More Passenger Space than the New Jeep Compass

One of the new Explorer’s best features is the fact that if offers you the choice between three powerful and capable engines. If you’re wondering just how powerful and capable, all you need to do is look at the table above. There, you’ll see the 2018 Ford Explorer’s base engine offers 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque, while the sole engine available for the 2018 Jeep Compass only offers a mere 180 horsepower and 175 pound-feet of torque.

The new Ford Explorer is also more capable and much roomier than the new Jeep Compass. That’s because the 2018 Explorer can tow up to 5,000 pounds and provides you with 151.5 cubic-feet of total passenger volume, while the 2018 Compass can only tow up to 2,000 pounds and can only provide you with 99.6 cubic-feet of total passenger volume.

To learn more about the 2018 Ford Explorer and everything it brings to the table, please contact our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.

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