2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Kia Sportage
Many of our customers come in looking for something with a bit more room and utility than what a car can offer, but also with a competitive fuel economy to make longer drives less painful at the pump. If that describes you, then you should see how the 2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Kia Sportage comparison plays out.
The 2017 Ford Escape and 2017 Kia Sportage both share some similarities that make them easy to compare to one another. For instance, the Escape and Sportage both have five seats, are similar sizes and come in at around the same price. You can also find a variety of tech options and different interior comforts to make sure you get the SUV you want.
|2017 Ford Escape||2017 Kia Sportage|
|3,500 pounds||Max Towing Rating||2,000 pounds|
|21 City/29 Highway||Standard MPG||23 City/30 Highway|
Differences between the 2017 Ford Escape and 2017 Kia Sportage
This choice will be easier for some, though it depends on what you’re all planning on using your vehicle for. If you have a boat, Jetskis, or a trailer -- then you might enjoy the fact that the Ford Escape has a better maximum capacity for towing. In total, the 2017 Ford Escape can pull 3,500 pounds behind it when equipped with the available 2.0L EcoBoost engine, compared to the max of 2,000 pounds on the Kia Sportage. If you don’t require that much towing power, you can also stay with the 2.5L I-4 or 1.5L EcoBoost in the Escape.
The 2017 Ford Escape isn’t just a highly capable vehicle, it is also a safe one. There are several available advanced safety features on the 2017 Escape -- which will help increase your awareness when driving. Some of these features include adaptive cruise control with collision warning and brake support, cross-traffic alert and a lane-keeping system. You’ll even get some standard features that work behind the scenes when you drive to help ensure your safety.
Ready to take a closer look at what the 2017 Ford Escape can all offer? Swing by Holiday Ford in Fond du Lac WI to learn more about the 2017 Escape and to take it for a test drive!
Holiday Ford Sales Hours
|Monday||8:00AM - 8:00PM|
|Tuesday||8:00AM - 8:00PM|
|Wednesday||8:00AM - 8:00PM|
|Thursday||8:00AM - 8:00PM|
|Friday||8:00AM - 5:30PM|
|Saturday||8:00AM - 5:00PM|