2019 Ford EcoSport vs 2019 Honda HR-V

2019 Ford EcoSport vs 2019 Honda HR-V

There are a lot of reasons why the popularity of sedans is dropping while the popularity of SUVs is skyrocketing, and one of the main reasons is because now there are so many compact and subcompact SUVs available that offer more power and interior space than sedans while still offering the same money-saving fuel efficiency and nimble handling the sedan class features.

And one of the best of those new SUVs is the new Ford EcoSport lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL. But you don’t just have to take our word for it, because we’ve got a 2019 Ford EcoSport versus 2019 Honda HR-V head-to-head model comparison right here to show you exactly why the 2019 EcoSport lineup stands firmly at the head of its class.

2019 Ford EcoSport


2019 Honda HR-V

Two How Many Engine Options Available? One
166 HP & 149 lb-ft. Top Available Power Ratings 141 HP & 127 lb-ft.
Both Available Front-Wheel Drive or All-Wheel Drive? Both Available
3000 lbs. Max Towing Rating N/A

Examining the Advantages of the New 2019 Ford EcoSport Lineup at Brandon Ford in Tampa FL

Let’s kick off our 2019 EcoSport lineup versus 2019 HR-V lineup comparison by popping the hood of each model to see what’s powering your ride.

The 2019 Ford EcoSport lineup offers you the choice between two impressively powerful and fuel efficient engines, the most powerful of which features a horsepower rating of 166 and a torque rating of 149 pound-feet. The 2019 Honda HR-V lineup, on the other hand, offers no engine choices at all, as all 2019 HR-V trim levels are powered by the same engine – an engine which features a horsepower rating of only 141 and a torque rating of only 127 pound-feet.

That additional power for the 2019 EcoSport allows you to tow up to 3,000 pounds, whereas it’s not recommended you tow anything with a 2019 HR-V.

For more on the 2019 Ford EcoSport lineup, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable staff here at Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL.