2018 Ford EcoSport vs 2018 Toyota C-HR
The subcompact crossover segment is growing in popularity and the all-new 2018 Ford EcoSport is a welcome addition to the class. With an athletic style, affordable price and advanced technology, the Ford EcoSport will check all the boxes at Marshal Mize Ford. Not alone in the segment, the Ford EcoSport has some tough competition that is put on display in this 2018 Ford EcoSport vs 2018 Toyota C-HR comparison.
If you have come to love the 2018 Ford EcoSport, you will have a choice of four trim levels – S, SE, SES and Titanium – that feature an athletic style and a wealth of standard features. With room for five passengers in a spacious cabin that will feature a Ford SYNC® infotainment system, the Ford EcoSport is perfect for your next family adventure. Visit Marshal Mize Ford today in Chattanooga and take the all-new 2018 Ford EcoSport for a test drive!
|2018 Ford EcoSport||VS||2018 Toyota C-HR|
|1.0-Liter EcoBoost® Three-Cylinder||Standard Engine||2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder|
|27 MPG City/29 MPG Hwy||Fuel Economy||27 MPG City/31 MPG Hwy|
|91.1/20.9 Cubic Feet||Passenger/Cargo Space||83.8/19 Cubic Feet|
What Are the Advantages of the 2018 Ford EcoSport?
Are you looking for a fun-to-drive subcompact crossover that will check all the boxes? Look no further than the 2018 Ford EcoSport. Armed with this in-depth 2018 Ford EcoSport vs 2018 Toyota C-HR comparison, we can help you find the right fit for your lifestyle and budget. Chattanooga-area car shoppers who are looking for an affordable subcompact crossover will find that the Ford EcoSport will fit the bill with a price that starts at just $19,995 – a number that the Toyota C-HR cannot match.
At the heart of the 2018 Ford EcoSport, you will find a standard 123-horsepower 1.0-liter EcoBoost® three-cylinder engine that is paired with a six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission. With this combination under the hood, the Ford EcoSport will earn 27 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway with front-wheel drive. Drivers who want an upgrade in power can opt for the 166-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that will achieve 23 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway with standard Intelligent 4WD. Toyota C-HR editions are not available with Intelligent 4WD.
When it comes to power and performance, the 2018 Toyota C-HR cannot match the Ford EcoSport. Toyota C-HR editions counter with a single powertrain, a 144-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that pairs with an efficient Continuously Variable Transmission. With this combination, the Toyota C-HR will achieve 27 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway. While it is marginally more efficient, the Toyota C-HR sacrifices performance without all-wheel drive.
Families who are looking for adventure will find few subcompact models that can compete with the Ford EcoSport. With a cabin that provides 91.1 cubic feet of passenger space and adds 20.9 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second row that will expand to 50 cubic feet with the rear seats laid flat, the Ford EcoSport is more spacious and more capable than its Toyota competitor.
Standard features for the Ford EcoSport include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlights, a rearview camera, a 4.2-inch Ford SYNC® infotainment system and Bluetooth connectivity. Available upgrades include a Ford SYNC® 3 infotainment system with a 6.5-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, onboard Wi-Fi, a 10-speaker Bang & Olufsen audio system and much more.