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2018 Ford Escape vs 2018 Toyota RAV4

Awards
Features
Performance
Safety
Technical
Usability
Pricing
2018 Toyota RAV4
2018 Ford Escape
          The 2018 Ford Escape: designed for life on the go.

Awards

Ford has made safety a top priority, and it shows: the 2018 Escape has earned a coveted 5-star Overall Safety rating from the NHTSA.1

Features

Is it possible to get increased visibility while using less energy? With the HID Headlights that come standard on the 2018 Ford Escape2, the answer is yes. On the 2018 Toyota RAV4, those brilliant, energy-efficient HID headlights are a pricey add-on.
The refinement and luxury of leather seating is a standard feature in the 2018 Ford Escape3, but it's only available as an add-on option in the 2018 Toyota RAV4.
2018 Ford EscapeFoo2018 Toyota RAV4standard2HID HEADLIGHTS-standard3LEATHER SEATING-

Performance

Stopping power is important too, and the clear winner in this category is the 2018 Ford Escape4, with 22 more horses in braking power per ton than 2018 Toyota RAV45, giving you confidence on even the steepest of grades.
Want more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2018 Ford Escape2, boasting 51 more horses and 34 more horses per ton than the 2018 Toyota RAV46.
The 2018 Ford Escape's2 increased torque - 2752 lb.-ft. vs. 1726 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride.
2018 Ford EscapeFoo2018 Toyota RAV41454BRAKING POWER PER TON12352452HORSEPOWER19471362HORSEPOWER PER TON10262752TORQUE1726

Safety

According to the NHTSA, the 2018 Ford Escape's4 standard safety features provide better protection in the event of a head-on collision than the 2018 Toyota RAV46.8
2018 Ford EscapeFoo2018 Toyota RAV454OVERALL FRONTAL CRASH RATING46

Technical

Enjoy the increased safety, fuel economy, and yes, fun, of the 2018 Ford Escape's9 optional turbocharged engine. Sadly, turbo isn't an option on the 2018 Toyota RAV4.
2018 Ford EscapeFoo2018 Toyota RAV4has9TURBOCHARGED-

Usability

Offering 2 more inches in combined rear head and rear leg room than the 2018 Toyota RAV410, the 2018 Ford Escape4 is roomy enough for even the tallest of your passengers to travel in comfort. Bye-bye cramped "airplane-legs," hello rear passenger comfort.
The 2018 Ford Escape's2 1,750-lb. increase in towing capacity over the 2018 Toyota RAV47 means you'll be able to tow just about anything, for the job site or for a weekend fishing trip.
Even an increase of just an inch or two in wheel base can mean more stability, and the 2018 Ford Escape4 has 1 more of those stability-increasing inches.
2018 Ford EscapeFoo2018 Toyota RAV4394REAR HEAD ROOM3810394REAR LEG ROOM38103,5002TOWING CAPACITY1,75071054WHEELBASE10410

Pricing

With an MSRP of $560 less than the 2018 Toyota RAV46, the 2018 Ford Escape4 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to fill the 2018 Ford Escape's gas tank a dozen times, with a little money left over for road-trip snacks.11
In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2018 Ford Escape's4 Roadside Assistance, standard for 3 years longer than 2018 Toyota RAV46.
2018 Ford EscapeFoo2018 Toyota RAV4$23,8504MSRP$24,410654ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE26
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1 - Learn more at http://www.safercar.gov/Safety+Ratings.

2 - 2018 Ford Escape Titanium FWD

3 - 2018 Ford Escape SEL FWD

4 - 2018 Ford Escape S FWD

5 - 2018 Toyota RAV4 XLE FWD (Natl)

6 - 2018 Toyota RAV4 LE FWD (GS)

7 - 2018 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid LE AWD (SE)

8 - Find out more at: http://www.safercar.gov/Safety+Ratings.

9 - 2018 Ford Escape SE FWD

10 - 2018 Toyota RAV4 LE FWD (SE)

11 - Based on the price of $40.00 to fill the gas tank.