66points

Ford Escape (2017)

59points

Honda CR-V LX (2014)

Ford Escape (2017)
Comparison winner
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
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32 facts in comparison

Ford Escape (2017) vs Honda CR-V LX (2014)

Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)

Why is Ford Escape (2017) better than Honda CR-V LX (2014)?

  • 77Nm higher maximum torque
    ?

    240Nmvs163Nm
  • 2.59% larger fuel tank
    ?

    59.5lvs58l
  • 1 more airbags
    ?

    7vs6
  • Has a turbocharged engine
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  • 71mm longer wheelbase
    ?

    2.69mvs2619mm
  • 0.5mm more headroom (front)
    ?

    1.01mvs1013mm
  • Has height-adjustable seat belts
    ?
  • 1 more USB ports
    ?

    1vs0

Why is Honda CR-V LX (2014) better than Ford Escape (2017)?

  • 41mm shorter
    ?

    1.64mvs1684mm
  • 4.28% greater cargo volume (seats down)
    ?

    2008lvs1925.5l
  • 9.35% greater cargo volume
    ?

    1053lvs963l
  • 6hp more horsepower
    ?

    185hpvs179hp
  • 20mm narrower
    ?

    1.82mvs1839mm
  • 0.2l/100 km better fuel economy (highway)
    ?

    7.6l/100 kmvs7.8l/100 km
  • 0.53m smaller turn radius
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    11.3mvs11.83m
  • 12.4mm more headroom (rear)
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    1mvs990.6mm

General info

1.turn radius

11.83m

11.3m

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
2.Has fully independent suspension
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
3.Has front-wheel drive
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
4.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Dimensions

1.height

1.68m

1.64m

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
2.cargo volume (seats down)

1925.5l

2008l

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
3.cargo volume

963l

1053l

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
4.width

1.84m

1.82m

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.wheelbase

2.69m

2.62m

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
6.maximum headroom (front)

1.01m

1.01m

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

Engine

1.fuel economy (city)

10.2l/100 km

10.2l/100 km

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
2.maximum torque

240Nm

163Nm

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
3.fuel tank capacity

59.5l

58l

A larger fuel tank is an advantage because you have to stop to refill less often.
4.horsepower

179hp

185hp

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
5.Has a turbocharged engine
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
A turbocharger compresses the air entering the cylinders, allowing more air (and therefore more fuel) to be added - resulting in a more powerful explosion. This leads to an increase in horsepower without increasing the size and weight of the engine.
6.fuel economy (highway)

7.8l/100 km

7.6l/100 km

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Features

1.number of airbags

7

6

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six, but some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags, and side curtain airbags.
2.Has a rear-view camera
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
3.Has in-car system
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
An in-car system (e.g., Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) offers extra functionalities, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
4.Has height-adjustable seat belts
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.
5.USB ports

1

0

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
6.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
Ford Escape (2017)
Honda CR-V LX (2014)
ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

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