2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Chevrolet Traverse
Nobody does crossover SUVs quite like Ford. You only have to look at the new 2017 Ford Escape to see that. With powerful and efficient engine options, a spacious and comfortable interior and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, the new Ford Escape blows all other crossover SUV competitors away.
To see what we mean, all you have to do is look at our 2017 Ford Escape versus 2017 Chevrolet Traverse head-to-head model comparison. You’ll see the new Ford Escape is not only cheaper than its Chevrolet counterpart, it also features more cargo space all while getting better gas mileage. So, let’s take a closer look at both models to see which crossover SUV is the right fit for you.
|2017 Ford Escape||VS||2017 Chevrolet Traverse|
|21 MPG||City Gas Mileage||15 MPG|
|29 MPG||Highway Gas Mileage||22 MPG|
|34.0 ft3||Cargo Space (Seats in Place)||24.4 ft3|
2017 Ford Escape: Better Gas Mileage and More Cargo Room for Less
What’s the first thing you look at when researching a big purchase like a new car? The price tag, of course. And that’s what immediately jumps out in this comparison, as the 2017 Ford Escape has a starting MSRP almost $5,000 cheaper than the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse.
Along with that cheaper price tag comes better gas mileage. That’s because the 2017 Ford Escape gets 21 miles per gallon in the city and 29 miles per gallon on the highway, compared to only 15 miles per gallon in the city and 22 miles per gallon on the highway from the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse. You’re also getting more cargo space with the new Ford Escape, which offers 34 cubic-feet of cargo space when its seats are in place, compared to only 24.4 cubic-feet of cargo space from the new Chevy Traverse when its seats are in place.
If you’d like to know more about the 2017 Ford Escape and everything it brings to the table, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, FL.