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2021 Ford Edge vs. 2021 Ford Escape

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2021 Ford Edge


2021 Ford Escape
$32,750 MSRP*

Starting Price

$25,555 MSRP*
2.0L EcoBoost® I4

Base Engine

1.5L EcoBoost® I3
250 hp


181 hp
21 mpg city / 29 mpg highway**

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

28 mpg city / 34 mpg highway**
73.4 cubic feet

Max. Cargo Volume

65.4 cubic feet

If you’re shopping for a new SUV for your commute to Des Moines, take a moment to compare the Ford Edge vs. the Escape. Both of these Ford SUVs are popular options in the metroplex, and offer roomy interiors and high performance with strong fuel economy, but which is right for you? Read on to find out. Then, contact DeYarman Ford in Indianola, IA to book your test drive.

2021 Ford Edge vs. Escape: Price Per Trim

Regardless of which of these SUVs Norwalk drivers choose, they can expect high value at an affordable price. Take a moment to look at the price for each configuration for these models:

2021 Ford Edge

  • Edge SE: $32,750 MSRP*
  • Edge SEL: $35,190 MSRP*
  • Edge ST-Line: $38,940 MSRP*
  • Edge Titanium: $38,940 MSRP*
  • Edge ST: $43,600 MSRP*

2021 Ford Escape

  • Escape S: $25,555 MSRP*
  • Escape SE: $27,035 MSRP*
  • Escape SE Hybrid: $28,030 MSRP*
  • Escape SEL: $29,505 MSRP*
  • Escape SEL Hybrid: $30,500 MSRP*
  • Escape SE Plug-In Hybrid: $33,075 MSRP*
  • Escape Titanium Hybrid: $33,600 MSRP*
  • Escape SEL Plug-In Hybrid: $35,815 MSRP*
  • Escape Titanium: $36,055 MSRP*
  • Escape Titanium Plug-In Hybrid: $38,885 MSRP*

2021 Ford Edge vs. Escape: Standard Engine Specs

When comparing the Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape, you’ll find that both models offer powerful engine options with surprisingly high fuel economy numbers, and even some impressive towing power. That said, the Edge takes the lead in performance, while the Escape offers higher fuel economy numbers. Compare their engine specs below:

2021 Ford Edge

  • Standard Engine: 2.0L EcoBoost® I4 engine producing 250 hp & 275 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA-Estimated Fuel-Economy: 21 mpg city / 29 mpg highway**

2021 Ford Escape

  • Standard Engine: 1.5L EcoBoost® I3 engine producing 181 hp & 190 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA-Estimated Fuel-Economy: 28 mpg city / 34 mpg highway**

2021 Ford Edge vs. Escape: Interior Dimensions

Both of these SUVs offer Pleasantville drivers exceptionally roomy dimensions and seating for 5. That said, the Ford Edge provides a larger cargo bay. Still, at a seat-level, you’ll find both models offer similar amounts of room for your passengers to stretch out in:

2021 Ford Edge

  • Seating capacity: 5 passengers
  • Front/rear headroom (inches): 40.2 / 40.3
  • Front/rear shoulder room (inches): 60.3 / 60.5
  • Front/rear legroom (inches): 42.6 / 40.6
  • Cargo volume behind 1st/2nd row (cubic feet): 73.4 / 39.2

2021 Ford Escape

  • Seating capacity: 5 passengers
  • Front/rear headroom (inches): 40 / 39.3
  • Front/rear shoulder room (inches): 57.6 / 56
  • Front/rear legroom (inches): 42.4 / 40.7
  • Cargo volume behind 1st/2nd row (cubic feet): 65.4 / 33.5

Compare the Ford Edge vs. Ford Escape in Indianola

Now that you’ve read about how the Ford Edge and Escape compare, give DeYarman Ford a call at 515-690-4382 to test drive them both near Des Moines. We’ll walk you through all of their other differences and help you find the perfect model for your needs! While you’re here, take a moment to explore our new vehicle specials and Ford incentives to see how much you can save on both of these models!

New Ford SUVs for Sale in Indianola

*MSRP for base vehicle. Excludes destination/delivery fee plus government fees and taxes, any finance charges, any dealer processing charge, any electronic filing charge, and any emission testing charge. Optional equipment not included. Starting A, Z and X Plan price is for qualified, eligible customers and excludes document fee, destination/delivery charge, taxes, title and registration. Not all vehicles qualify for A, Z or X Plan. All Mustang Shelby GT350® and Shelby® GT350R prices exclude gas guzzler tax.

**EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.

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