Compare the Toyota RAV4 and Ford Escape in Ramsey NJ

Comparing Popular SUVs in Ramsey: Toyota RAV4 vs. Ford Escape

The new Toyota RAV4 at Prestige Toyota of Ramsey is in hot demand. There are many advantages to choosing this SUV, like a spacious cabin filled with tons of technology to make every adventure more exciting. While this model is a clear winner in our eyes, we understand that there are other enticing SUVs on the market. To help you narrow down your options, we are providing this breakdown of how the RAV4 outshines the popular Ford Escape.

New Toyota RAV4
New Ford Escape

Comparing Performance

  • The new Toyota RAV4 is equipped with a 2.5L four-cylinder engine that provides the driver with 203 horsepower. This engine will allow the driver to receive a fuel efficiency of 28 City and 35 Highway mpg. The Ford Escape falls short while it only receives 27 City and 33 Highway mpg. In addition, the new Toyota RAV4 comes with a hybrid option that will allow the drivers to maximize their fuel efficiency, receiving an estimated 41 City and 38 Highway mpg.
  • Few rivals can compete with the RAV4 when it comes to off-roading. Upgrading to the TRD trim unlocks several off-road additions, like all-terrain tires and all-wheel drive. In addition, the RAV4 comes with Multi-Terrain Select, where drivers can utilize modes that switch between MUD & SAND, ROCK & DIRT, SNOW, and NORMAL. The Ford Escape cannot compare to the performance features and off-road enhancements in the Toyota RAV4. 

Comparing Cabins

  • The Toyota RAV4 comes standard with a 10.5-In Multimedia Display system where drivers can access many innovative features. From this touchscreen, you can utilize a panoramic camera monitoring system, Wi-Fi Hotspots, Wireless Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Amazon Alexa. In addition, the vehicle comes standard with navigation and a premium JBL audio system. The Ford Escape comes standard with an 8-in multimedia touchscreen and lacks many features within the RAV4. In addition, Toyota owners can stay charged with the new Qi-compatible wireless charging system.
  • When the time comes to haul cargo, you'll be glad you chose the new Toyota RAV4. This SUV offers up to 69.8 cubic feet of storage space with the rear seats folded down. The Ford Escape only provides 65.4 cubic feet with its rear seats down.

Comparing Safety

  • Both models have many standard safety features, but the new Toyota RAV4 comes standard the latest safety features. Within the Toyota RAV4 is the all-new Toyota Safe Sense 2.5 that provides drivers with safety features like active driver-assistive features, including lane-keeping assist, lane-departure warning, automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, and forward-collision warning. Adaptive cruise control does not come standard on the Escape.
  • You can also choose to add a panoramic view monitor with camera perimeter scanning to make it easier to back into tight spaces or navigate around obstacles. The new Ford Escape does not offer this feature.

Visit Our Dealership Today

After analyzing the comparison, the Toyota RAV4 is the superior vehicle when matched up with the Ford Escape. So, if you're interested in purchasing a new SUV, visit Prestige Toyota as soon as possible so we can begin your car-buying experience and set you up with a new Toyota RAV4. Then, contact us today to take a new Toyota RAV4 for a test drive. We look forward to working with drivers around Paterson, Fair Lawn, Paramus, Nyack, NY, Hackensack, and Bergen County, NJ.

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  1. Prestige Toyota of Ramsey

    1096 NJ-17
    Ramsey, NJ 07446

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