2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Toyota RAV4

If you’re looking for a new crossover SUV, look no further than the new Ford Escape. And if you’re looking for a new Ford Escape, look no further than right here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. The 2017 Escape has everything you need in a new crossover SUV – powerful and efficient engine options, a comfortable and roomy interior and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features.

All of that combines to make the new Escape the perfect choice for anyone looking to purchase a new SUV. To prove that point, we put together this 2017 Ford Escape versus 2017 Toyota RAV4 head-to-head model comparison. Once you’re finished looking it over, you’ll see the new Ford Escape’s customizability, capability and affordability make it an easy and obvious choice.

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2017 Ford Escape VS 2017 Toyota RAV4
$24,645 Starting Price $25,405
3 Engine Options 1
245 HP Max Horsepower 176 HP
3500 lbs. Max Towing 1500 lbs.

What are the Advantages of the New Ford Escape at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL?

We mentioned affordability in our introduction, so let’s begin with that. See, the 2017 Ford Escape has a starting price almost $1,000 cheaper than the starting price of the 2017 Toyota RAV4. That’s a huge advantage right there, but it doesn’t mean anything if that affordability doesn’t also combine with capability. But fear not – in the case of the 2017 Escape, it unequivocally does.

That’s because the new Ford Escape gives you the choice between three powerful and efficient engines, with a maximum power rating of up to 245 horsepower. Conversely, you only get one engine option to choose from with the new Toyota RAV4, and it can only provide you with up to 176 horsepower.

Unsurprisingly, the new Escape’s additional power also leads to additional capability. In this case, the 2017 Ford Escape can tow up to 3,500 pounds, while the 2017 Toyota RAV4 can only tow up to 1,500 pounds.

If you’d like to learn more about the 2017 Ford Escape and everything it brings to the table, please contact our friendly Brandon Ford staff in Tampa, FL.

2017 Ford Escape front interior driver dash and infotainment system
2017 Ford Escape front interior passenger space
2017 Ford Escape full interior passenger space
2017 Ford Escape rear interior cargo space

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