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2018 Ford Edge vs 2018 Subaru Outback

2018 Subaru Outback
2018 Ford Edge
          The 2018 Ford Edge: for those who shape the world around them.


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


Is it possible to get increased visibility while using less energy? With the optional HID Headlights on the 2018 Ford Edge2, the answer is yes. On the 2018 Subaru Outback, those brilliant, energy-efficient HID headlights aren't even available.
No more parallel parking jitters - the Rear Parking Aid, standard on the 2018 Ford Edge3, can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2018 Subaru Outback, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option.
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Stopping power is important too, and the clear winner in this category is the 2018 Ford Edge4, with 15 more horses in braking power per ton than 2018 Subaru Outback5, giving you confidence on even the steepest of grades.
Want more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2018 Ford Edge6, boasting 59 more horses and 11 more horses per ton than the 2018 Subaru Outback7.
The 2018 Ford Edge's6 increased torque - 3506 lb.-ft. vs. 2477 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride.
2018 Ford EdgeFoo2018 Subaru Outback1484BRAKING POWER PER TON13353156HORSEPOWER25671436HORSEPOWER PER TON13273506TORQUE2477


Enjoy the increased safety, fuel economy, and yes, fun, of the 2018 Ford Edge's4 optional turbocharged engine. Sadly, turbo isn't an option on the 2018 Subaru Outback.
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Offering 4 more inches in combined rear head and rear leg room than the 2018 Subaru Outback5, the 2018 Ford Edge4 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 Edge's8 800-lb. increase in towing capacity over the 2018 Subaru Outback5 means you'll be able to tow just about anything, for the job site or for a weekend fishing trip.
The 2018 Ford Edge's4 wider wheelbase can mean greater stability. How much more stability? A noteworthy 4 inches' worth.
2018 Ford EdgeFoo2018 Subaru Outback404REAR HEAD ROOM385404REAR LEG ROOM3853,5008TOWING CAPACITY2,70051124WHEELBASE1085


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 Edge's4 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2018 Subaru Outback5.
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