Dallas, Plano, and Richardson, Texas, drivers who are trying to decide between the 2021 Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape can find comprehensive information about both vehicles here.

Below, you’ll find a review of each SUV’s features and specs. If you think of any questions while learning about the Edge or Escape, contact our team at Five Star Ford Dallas.


Ford Edge vs Ford Escape Interior Capacity

Ford Escape Interior Space

Whether you choose the Ford Edge or Escape to carry you where you need to go, you’ll find ample room for yourself, your passengers, and your cargo.

Ford Edge

Ford Escape

Headroom (front/rear)

40.2 inches/40.3 inches

40 inches/39.3 inches

Legroom (front/rear)

42.6 inches/40.6 inches

42.4 inches/40.7 inches

The Ford Edge also offers a few extra inches of maximum cargo capacity over the Escape. It has 38.2 cubic feet of cargo space with the second-row seats folded down, whereas the Escape offers a maximum of 34.4 cubic feet.

With both vehicles, however, you can get the available hands-free, foot-activated liftgate, so you can easily load your cargo, even if your hands are full.


Ford Edge vs Ford Escape Infotainment Features

Ford Interior TechnologyIf you’re seeking high-tech and intuitive infotainment features in your next Ford SUV, you’ll be thrilled with what’s available inside the Ford Edge and Escape. Both vehicles offer different, yet equally impressive technologies to enhance your experience in the cabin.

Inside the Ford Edge, you’ll find a standard 12-inch portrait touchscreen. Unlike many other touchscreen infotainment systems, this one most resembles your at-home tablet device. This way, it will be easier to navigate the available SYNC® 4A system and its apps.

The Ford Escape, on the other hand, does not offer a 12-inch portrait touchscreen, but it does have other available features that you won’t find in the Edge. For example, you can opt for the available Head-Up Display. This technology projects a variety of data, such as your speed and navigation instructions right onto your windshield.


Ford Edge vs Ford Escape Fuel Economy

Ford Escape MPGBoth the Ford Edge and Ford Escape offer great fuel economy, so you can go farther on your drives. On its FWD drivetrain engines, the Ford Escape offers an EPA-estimated 21/ 29 highway MPG. With its AWD drivetrain, you’ll get an EPA-estimated 19 city/26 highway MPG.

The Ford Escape offers the added benefit of multiple hybrid and plug-in hybrid trim levels. This way, you can select the trim with the features you want while maximizing your fuel efficiency. With a hybrid model, such as the Ford Escape SE Hybrid, you’ll get an EPA-estimated 44 city/37 highway MPGe.

Even the gas-powered trims offer an EPA-estimated 28 city/34 highway MPG, so you can travel farther and re-fuel less.


Compare the Ford Edge vs Ford Escape in Person

Now that you know more about the 2021 Ford Edge and Ford Escape, you’re ready to decide which one will be best for you to get around Dallas, Plano, and Richardson, Texas.

Contact Five Star Ford Dallas to test out these capable and high-tech SUVs!