2020 Ford Escape vs 2020 Chevrolet Equinox

When looking for a durable SUV for you or your family, you’ll definitely want a dependable model with a well-tested background and history of success. One such model is the 2020 Ford Escape.

As a compact SUV, the model has been a staple in its class for decades. But how can it compare to other compact models in 2020? In an iconic matchup that has spanned decades, we at Blackstock Ford Lincoln compare the 2020 Ford Escape to its brand counterpart, the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox. Find out comprehensive overview, below:

2020 Ford Escape


2020 Chevrolet Equinox

1.5L 3-cylinder Turbo 8A Base Engine 1.5L 4-Cylinder Turbo 6A
181 Horsepower 170
190 ft-lbs Torque 203 ft-lbs
27 City /33 Highway MPG Estimated Fuel Economy 26 City / 31 Highway MPG
2 Engine Options 2
Available Disconnectable AWD System Not Available

Between both the 2020 Ford Escape and the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox, the 2020 Ford Escape offers several unique engine options. This includes the standard 1.5L EcoBoost base engine, which provides more horsepower and a more efficient drive than the base engine inside the Equinox. At higher trims, the model also has a 2.0L four-cylinder EcoBoost engine that provides up to 250 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. A unique feature to the 2020 Ford Escape also includes the available AWD Disconnect feature, which helps save on fuel economy by disconnecting the rear driveline when additional propulsion is not needed.

Find a 2020 Ford Escape near Orangeville, ON

2020 Ford Escape


2020 Chevrolet Equinox

33.5 cubic ft. Cargo Space 29.9 cubic ft.
42.4” Front Leg Room (inches) 40.9”
57.6” Front Shoulder Room 57.2”
39.3” Rear Head Room 38.5”
40.7” Rear Legroom 39.9”

Not only when it comes to performance, but the 2020 Ford Explorer also has the edge when it comes to internal space. Looking at the rear cargo space, the Escape pumps out just over 3.5 cubic feet for your items. With the second row folded down, this also means that it holds up to 68 cubic feet for all your belongings if need be. As for passengers and drivers, they can stay comfortable in the more spacious cabin that includes up to 42.4 inches of leg space in the front and 20.7 inches in the second row.

Between each iconic model, the 2020 Ford Escape is a great option for anyone. With its spacious interior and engine performance, it can also fit nearly any driving style. You can find one at Blackstock Ford-Lincoln: your local Ford-Lincoln dealer in Orangeville, Ontario!

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