65points

Ford Escape S (2014)

60points

Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014)

Ford Escape S (2014)
Comparison winner
Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014)
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31 facts in comparison

Ford Escape S (2014) vs Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014)

Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014)

Why is Ford Escape S (2014) better than Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014)?

  • 25mm shorter
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    1.68mvs1709mm
  • 81Nm higher maximum torque
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    231Nmvs150Nm
  • 0.52% greater cargo volume
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    971lvs966l
  • 1.79% larger fuel tank
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    57lvs56l
  • 4.63% greater cargo volume (seats down)
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    1920lvs1835l
  • 13hp more horsepower
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    168hpvs155hp
  • Has a rear-view camera
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  • 2l/100 km better fuel economy (highway)
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    9.1l/100 kmvs11.1l/100 km

Why is Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014) better than Ford Escape S (2014)?

  • 5.1l/100 km better fuel economy (city)
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    7.7l/100 kmvs12.8l/100 km
  • 10mm longer wheelbase
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    2.7mvs2690mm
  • 5mm more headroom (front)
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    1.02mvs1014mm
  • Has height-adjustable seat belts
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  • 145.38kg lighter
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    1.45tvs1594377g
  • 1 more USB ports
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    1vs0

General info

1.turn radius

11.3m

11.5m

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.
The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car, such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft, etc. Typically longer than the basic warranty, it lasts for a certain number of years.
3.Has front-wheel drive
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (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 fully independent suspension
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (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.
The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
6.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (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

1.71m

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
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.
4.width

1.84m

1.84m

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

2.69m

2.7m

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).
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)

12.8l/100 km

7.7l/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.
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.
A larger fuel tank is an advantage because you have to stop to refill less often.
4.horsepower

168hp

155hp

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
5.fuel economy (highway)

9.1l/100 km

11.1l/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.
This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

Features

1.Has a rear-view camera
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (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.
2.Has height-adjustable seat belts
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (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.
3.Has smart key as standard
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (2014)
A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
Ford Escape S (2014)
Mazda CX-5 Sport (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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