2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Hyundai Tucson
The Ford Escape received a pretty significant redesign for the 2017 model year, with a sleeker, sportier and more stylish exterior combined with a new interior full of a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. All of this has come together to create a Ford Escape unlike any that has even been seen before.
The redesign has also positioned the 2017 Ford Escape to become the cream of the compact crossover crop. To see what we mean, we decided to put it up against the 2017 Hyundai Tucson in a head-to-head comparison. So let’s take a closer look at both models to find out which one comes out on top, and which one is the perfect match for you and your needs.
|2017 Ford Escape||VS||2017 Hyundai Tucson|
|168 HP||Horsepower||164 HP|
|170 lb-ft.||Torque||151 lb-ft.|
|34 cu. ft.||Cargo Space (Seats in Place)||31 cu. ft.|
|68 cu. ft.||Max Cargo Space||61.9 cu. ft.|
Advantages of the 2017 Ford Escape
Right off the bat, the 2017 Ford Escape pulls away from the 2017 Hyundai Tucson. And we mean that quite literally. That’s because the 2017 Ford Escape can pump out 168 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque, while the 2017 Hyundai Tucson can only provide 164 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque.
The 2017 Ford Escape also offers more room for everything you’ll be bringing along with you, be it luggage, groceries, equipment or anything else. The 2017 Escape offers 34 cubic feet of cargo space when all its seats are in place, and a whopping 68 cubic feet of cargo capacity when the seats are down. Compare that to the 2017 Tucson’s 31 cubic feet of space when the seats are in place and 61.9 cubic feet when the seats are down, and it’s easy to see which model you want when you need to load up your vehicle.
As you can see, the 2017 Ford Escape is the clear choice and easy winner. If you’d like to know more about everything the 2017 Escape brings to the table, all you need to do is reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, Florida.