2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Nissan Rogue

2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Nissan Rogue

With more than 6 million traffic accidents taking place in the United States each year, vehicle safety is more important than ever. If you’re looking for a safe option for your travels, you’re in the right place. The 2019 Ford Escape and the 2019 Nissan Rogue both offer a competitive blend of active and passive safety features to keep you and your precious cargo safe on the road. But which compact crossover does it better? See for yourself how these two stack up with this side-by-side comparison of the safety ratings and active safety features of the 2019 Ford Escape and the 2019 Nissan Rogue.

2019 Ford Escape


2019 Nissan Rogue

$24,105 Starting MSRP $24,920
5 stars NHTSA Crash Safety Rating 4 stars
Available Automatic Windshield Wipers Not Available
Available Driver Alert System Not Available

2019 Ford Escape and 2019 Nissan Rogue Safety Rating and Active Safety Feature Comparison

Safety Ratings

The NHTSA Vehicle Crash Test Database serves as a definitive source for accurate vehicle safety performance ratings. Through the NHTSA’s series of rigorous crash tests, the 2019 Nissan Rogue scored an overall safety rating of 4 stars. The 2019 Ford Escape outperformed the Rogue in the crash tests with a 5-star overall safety rating.

Active Safety Technologies

Both the 2019 Escape and the 2019 Rogue offer a diverse range of active safety features, including automatic high beams, blind spot warning, lane-keep assist and forward collision detection with automatic braking. On the Escape, these features come as part of the available Ford Safe and Smart™ Package. This package also includes an adaptive cruise control feature, which must be added on separately on the Nissan Rogue, and rain-sensing windshield wipers, which the Rogue fails to offer. The Escape offers an available driver alert system as well, which also is not offered on the Rogue.