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2015 Ford Escape vs. 2015 Hyundai Tucson Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Tucson than in the Ford Escape, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Ford Escape will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Tucson.

Convenience
The Ford Escape requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Hyundai Tucson, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Ford Escape is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Tucson. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Ford Escape and the Hyundai Tucson have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Ford Escape is about the same width as the Hyundai Tucson. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Ford Escape, which is slightly longer than the Hyundai Tucson.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Escape transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Hyundai Tucson.

Handling
The Ford Escape has a significantly larger turning radius than the Hyundai Tucson, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Ford Escape is clearly the choice over the Hyundai Tucson for pulling heavy loads. The Ford Escape has a little more horsepower than the Hyundai Tucson.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Escape and the Hyundai Tucson. The Ford Escape has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Hyundai Tucson.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Escape is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Tucson.

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2015 Ford
Escape

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MSRP*: $23,100 - $31,260

2015 Hyundai
Tucson

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MSRP*: $21,500 - $27,800
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Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 6.48%
City MPG: 22 - 23 20 - 23
Highway MPG: 30 - 32 25 - 29
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $21,772 - $29,151 $20,680 - $26,391

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