2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Honda Passport
Are you looking for a capable and fun-to-drive crossover in Chattanooga? If you are – the 2019 Ford Escape is a fan favorite at Marshal Mize Ford. Learn more about how the popular Ford compact crossover compares to the all-new 2019 Honda Passport with this in-depth 2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Honda Passport comparison that highlights size, capability and engine options.
A mainstay in the compact crossover segment, the 2019 Ford Escape will cater to your lifestyle in four trim levels – S, SE, SEL and Titanium – that start at just $24,105. Ford Escape entries – like their Honda Passport counterparts – make room for five passengers and add a capable 34 cubic feet of cargo space behind the rear seats that will transform to 68 cubic feet with the rear seats laid flat.
|2019 Ford Escape||VS||2019 Honda Passport|
|Compact Crossover||Vehicle Class||Midsize Crossover|
|2.5-Liter 4-Cylinder||Base Engine||3.5-Liter V-6|
|3||Number of Engine Options||1|
|5 Passengers||Passenger Space||5 Passengers|
What Are the Differences Between the Ford Escape and Honda Passport?
Nimble, athletic and affordable, the Ford Escape promises to be an excellent option in this 2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Honda Passport comparison. With a smaller 105.9-inch wheelbase than the Honda Passport – with a 111-inch wheelbase – the Ford Escape fits into the compact crossover segment and is expected to feature a more affordable price tag than the larger Honda Passport. More compact dimensions make the Ford Escape a fan favorite for urban adventures, a more affordable entry and more efficient than many competitors that include the Honda Passport.
Variety is the spice of life and the 2019 Ford Escape will fit the bill when it comes to performance – whether you are interested in ultra-efficient fuel economy or turbocharged thrills. Entry-level Ford Escape trim levels employ a 168-horsepower 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that pairs with a six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission to earn 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway with front-wheel drive. Amp up your fuel-economy numbers with a 179-horsepower 1.5-liter EcoBoost® four-cylinder engine that achieves 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
Ford Escape Titanium grades take performance to the next level with a 245-horsepower 2.0-liter EcoBoost® four-cylinder engine that is married to a six-speed SelectShift® automatic gearbox. With this combination under the hood, the 2.0-liter EcoBoost® Ford Escape will earn 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway with front-wheel drive. Intelligent 4WD will upgrade performance when faced with rough roads and poor weather conditions. Honda Passport entries provide drivers with a single engine option – a 280-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6 – that pairs with a nine-speed automatic transmission. Honda Pilot entries with the same powertrain make a humdrum 20 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.
Are you looking for a fun-to-drive crossover that will not break the bank? Look no further than the 2019 Ford Escape at Marshal Mize Ford. With a smaller frame, a more affordable price tag and a more versatile powertrain lineup, the Ford Escape compact crossover promises to be a winner for you and your family in this Ford Escape vs Honda Passport comparison.