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2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 in Garland, TX

2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 in Garland, TX

2017 Ford Escape Titanium in Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat


Choices are the cornerstone of life – most people thrive off of them! If that’s the case for you, we at Prestige Garland Ford have an excellent option for your next vehicle: the 2017 Ford Escape. To show you just how customizable this crossover SUV really is, we’ve put together this head-to-head comparison against the 2017 Toyota RAV4! Dial us up at 888-435-2503 to speak with a knowledgeable member of our staff and to ask any questions you may have. We’re here Monday through Saturday and are always happy to help!

We’ll let our competition throw its entry into the ring first. The 2017 RAV4 has a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine equipped underneath the hood that pumps out 176 horsepower and 172 lb.-ft. of torque. That’s it, though. The Ford takes it three steps further and offers three engine options for you to choose between, all of which offer a spectacular array of perks. The standard 2.5-liter iVCT engine produces 168 horsepower and 170 lb.-ft. of torque, which does fall a little short of the RAV4. If you’re looking for some more oomph, the Escape can deliver, whereas the RAV4 can’t. Opt for the new 1.5-liter EcoBoost® engine and its extra peppy 179 horsepower and 177 lb.-ft. of torque – it also achieves a frugal 23/30/26 MPG city/hwy/combined1. Finally, the top powerhouse is the 2.0-liter Twin-Scroll EcoBoost® and it will add plenty of thrill to your morning commute. Generating 245 horsepower and 275 lb.-ft. of torque, this iteration uses direct-injection to maximize efficiency and clock in at a frugal 22/29/25 MPG city/hwy/combined1. While the RAV4 can just meet this level of efficiency, offering 23/29/25 MPG city/hwy/combined2, it can’t provide the same level of power.

The Ford Escape has several other perks over the RAV4, including how much it lets you take along. At most, the RAV4 has a 1,750-lb. towing capacity3. The Escape bests it by a fair amount, allowing you to hitch up and take along a commendable 3,500-lb. worth of towed weight4. You’ll also notice comfort differences in the cabin, including the driver’s seat. At best, the RAV4 offers an 8-way powered driver’s seat and 4-way adjustable passenger seat, both in SoftTex® upholstery. In the Escape, you and your favorite copilot will enjoy 10-way power adjustable seats trimmed in leather. You’ll also have that same buttery soft leather wrapping around the steering wheel and gear-shift knob.

Finally, if you have a teenager that’s always asking to borrow your vehicle, you’ll love that the Escape can be equipped with MyKey®. Not only does this system provide extra reminders for your teen to buckle up, but it lets out warning chimes when they reach designated speed limits and prevents them from exceeding those restrictions, as well! It also blocks channels deemed “explicit” on SiriusXM® Satellite Radio5 and provides an earlier reminder to fill up that tank. The RAV4 can’t match that peace of mind!

We at Prestige Garland Ford hope that this comparison between the 2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Toyota RAV4 in Garland, TX, has helped lead you to the right dealership: us! We offer excellent financing and leasing opportunities, as well, so visit us at 3601 S. Shiloh Road in Garland, TX, today!


The Interior of the 2017 Ford Escape

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  • Features
  • Specs
  • Warranty

Features

Features

  • Safety
  • Technology
  • Exterior
  • Comfort
  • Interior
  • Mechanical

Safety

Safety

Rearview monitor in dash
Impact sensor post-collision safety system
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors LATCH system
Impact sensor door unlock
Body side reinforcements side impact door beams
Camera system rearview
Programmable safety key
Crumple zones front

Airbags

Airbag deactivation occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags front
Knee airbags driver
Front airbags dual
Side curtain airbags front
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Side curtain airbags rear

Security

Anti-theft system engine immobilizer
2-stage unlocking doors
Anti-theft system alarm with remote
Power door locks auto-locking

Mirrors

Side mirror adjustments power
Side mirror adjustments manual folding
Side mirror type spotter mirror

Technology

Exterior

Comfort

Interior

Mechanical

Specs

Warranty

Testimonials

I had a wonderful experience

Stephanie West
1-23-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I had a wonderful experience and Ian, my salesman, was refreshing to work with. He got me the vehicle I wanted and made me feel comfortable. No pressure or old school sales tactics with him. It was the best car buying experience I’ve had thus far. The gentleman in the financing department was pleasant to work with as well. He offered options and explained why they were offered and didn’t badger me! I will refer anyone looking for a new car to Ian’s at Prestige Ford, hands down.

Amazing Service Staff

Haylee Kasallis
1-16-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

David in the service department was AMAZING! He was very aware of our situation at all times and called me when there was an update on my car. Said it would be a week wait but they finished in 3 days! Even when I had a hard time at check-out, the customer service rep was very alert and made sure I had a great experience and followed up with me afterward. Their service department is fantastic and if you can, ask for David!

Great Work!

Cat
1-10-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Had some issues with the Geico side, but Randall Reed did great work on my vehicle and treated me very courteously as we navigated through some process issues. Thank you!

Sales is the Best

Rebecca Longan
1-2-2019
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Excellent customer service! We drove from Oklahoma to Garland, TX to get our car! Ian in sales is the best!

Recommending coming here for a vehicle.

nathan posey
12-26-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Looked all over DFW for a F-150. Went to 10 different dealerships within the past 8 months, and this place was by far the best place to do business with. Xaiver (Salesman), Sean ( Sales Manager), and Luis (Finance) were all easy to negotiate with. They just wanted to make the best deal possible with you, to fit your budget. Real good people to work with. Recommending coming here for a vehicle.

Hard workers!

Harrison J.
12-20-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Those guys stayed late to work with me, which I really appreciated.

Very straight forward and didn't waste my time.

12-7-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

“My sales person, Kelly Mcneill- Graham, was very fast at getting back to me when I first inquired about the truck through the internet. She gave me her cell # to call when I would be arriving at the dealership and met me promptly. She got me through the sales process quickly as I had requested. She even brought the truck out to a half way location to deliver it and take back the trade in when it came time to pick up the truck. She really had her patience tested dealing with my requests and she was courteous through it all and delivered the truck at the advertised price. Very straight forward and didn't waste my time. I will recommend her and the Prestige Ford dealership in Garland. Thanks for the pleasant and rapid experience. - Andrew Rhoads”

Very friendly and good service.

Carlos
11-22-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Very friendly and good service. Overall very good.

Long-time customer!

Glen
11-16-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Long-time customer. Cliff always treats me right.

Ron was very nice to us.

Jay
10-30-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

It was a good experience! Ron was very nice to us.

Great experience!

Robert B.
10-11-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Bruce and Monty were both very personable and worked with us until the very end. Great experience!

Customer service was excellent!

Julio M.
9-28-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I appreciate everybody's attitude, and their willingness to work with the customer was excellent. They were able to get me exactly what I asked for.

When mom is happy, everybody is happy.

Dale C.
8-16-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Everything went well. I, for one, was completely satisfied, and my momma, well, when mom is happy, everybody is happy.

They were helpful and very friendly.

Mack
5-3-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I really enjoyed everyone at Ford. They were helpful and very friendly.

My second car from Prestige Garland.

Debbie
4-26-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I bought the car I am trading in here. It's been great!

We were treated like real people.

Brian S.
4-26-2018
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I enjoyed that when I first got here, we had a salesperson come out and help us immediately. It was a great experience, and this was the best place we've come to where we've been treated like real people.

Great Experience!

Jensen M.
11-1-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Everybody was very friendly and attentive, and I liked that. When I talked to my salesperson, Melisa, she gave me her number and said I could call her for anything–and she answered when I did call. She was very helpful. Our finance guy, Joe was also great!

They worked hard to make sure I was pleased with my deal.

Tanisha F.
10-30-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Salesman and folks at the dealership were great and I had no issues at all. They were definitely working hard to make sure I was pleased with my deal. If it were not for the folks at Prestige.

It was an enjoyable experience!

Kenneth Durbin
10-25-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Our salesman, Tony Roberson, went out of his way to make sure is was an enjoyable experience. We were on our way to buy a Toyota and just stopped at Ford to look! After meeting Tony that all changed. I own a new Mercedes Benz too, but Tony is as good a salesman as I've ever met.

I would recommend Prestige Ford to my family and friends.

Tiffany Ashenfelter
10-11-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Our salesman was kind, courteous and informative. I would recommend Prestige Ford to my family and friends.

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Crash-Test Ratings

2017 Ford Escape SUV FWD

Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Side Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Overall
N/A
Side Barrier Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Pole Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Combined Front
N/A
Side Combined Rear
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Rollover
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star

Green Score

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 125 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
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Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
6
1
6
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
5
1
5
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

Dealership Information

Sales Hours

972-468-1024
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Service Hours

972-468-1171
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Parts Hours

972-468-1216
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Body Shop Hours

972-468-1280
Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Internet Sales Hours

Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sunday Closed

RAD-Rides Hours

972-535-4134
Monday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Fleet Hours

Monday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday Closed

Additional Vehicle Information

Available Incentives

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Special Offers

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Awards

Award
Best Bet: Small SUV (2017 Model)
- The Car Book

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Best Buy: Small SUV Finalist (2017 Model)
- Kelley Blue Book

Award
Best Cars for College Students (2017 Model)
- US News

Award
Best Compact SUVs (2017 Model)
- Cars.com

Award
Best CPO Value in America: SUV and Crossover Brand (2017 Model)
- Vincentric

Award
Best SUVs for Families: Finalist (2017 Model)
- US News

Award
Best SUVs for the Money: Finalist (2017 Model)
- US News

Award
Best Vehicles By Class: Compact SUVs (2017 Model)
- GreenerCars.org

Award
Editors Choice Awards: SUVs and Crossovers (2017 Model)
- Car And Driver

Award
Initial Quality Study (IQS): Top Models (2017 Model)
- J.D. Power and Associates

Award
Most Distinguished Brand (2017 Model)
- Automotive Science Group

Award
Most Ideal Popular Brand (2017 Model)
- Auto Pacific

Award
SUV of the Year: Contender (2017 Model)
- Motor Trend

Award
Top 10 Crossovers (2017 Model)
- Autobytel

Award
Top Recommended Crossovers/SUVs (2017 Model)
- Edmunds

Current Inventory

There are currently no New 2017 Ford Escape S 4dr SUV in inventory

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