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2022 Ford Escape vs. 2022 Honda CR-V Hybrid Review

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2022 Ford
Escape

MSRP*: $27,185 to $37,305
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2022 Honda
CR-V Hybrid

MSRP*: $32,010 to $37,800
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MPG - City 22 - 44 MPG 40 MPG
MPG - Hwy 31 - 37 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 60.8 - 65.4 ft3 68.7 ft3
Engine
  • 181-hp, 1.5-liter, 3 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 200-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 250-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 212-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T, Continuously Variable Continuously Variable
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 181 - 250 hp 212 hp
Towing Capacity 1,500 - 3,500 lbs Info not available
Exterior Length 180.5 - 181.3 in 182.1 in
Exterior Width 74.1 in 73.0 in
Leg Room Front 42.4 in
Rear 38.9 - 40.7 in
Front 41.3 in
Rear 40.4 in
Head Room Front 40.0 in
Rear 39.3 in
Front 38.0 in
Rear 39.1 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Ford Escape than the Honda CR-V Hybrid. 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 Honda CR-V Hybrid.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Ford Escape as you will with the Honda CR-V Hybrid, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Ford Escape will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Honda CR-V Hybrid.

Dimensions
The Ford Escape is a little wider than the Honda CR-V Hybrid, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Ford Escape takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Honda CR-V Hybrid.

Handling
The Ford Escape has a larger turning radius than the Honda CR-V Hybrid, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Ford Escape has a little less horsepower than the Honda CR-V Hybrid.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Ford Escape transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Honda CR-V Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Ford Escape and the Honda CR-V Hybrid. The Ford Escape has less cargo space than the Honda CR-V Hybrid, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.