Drivers in Butler, NJ interested in a new SUV should consider both the Edge and the Escape. Both offerings from Ford have the safety, tech, and comfort features that families really use. They both also have plenty of power underneath the hood. As a result, you may be wondering how to choose between the two.

For many, the deciding factor comes down to how much space they need. While both SUVs have plenty of room for five people, the Edge is the slightly larger of the two. The team here at Route 23 Auto Mall would like to give you some more details on the size of these two vehicle options.

Exterior Dimensions

The Edge is 188.8-inches in length. This makes it just a bit longer than the Escape, which is either 180.5-inches or 181.3-inches, depending on the drivetrain. The Edge is roughly two inches taller. As far as width goes, these two SUVs are practically identical. The Edge is 85.8-inches when you include the mirrors while the Escape is 85.6-inches.

Interior Dimensions

Both the Edge and Escape are spacious enough for everyone to stay comfortable during your journeys around Butler, NJ and beyond. The headroom is very similar in both rows for the two SUVs. Legroom is also identical between the Edge and gasoline-powered models of the Escape as well. It is worth noting that the Edge has roughly three more inches of shoulder room in the front row and four more inches of shoulder room in the backseat.

Cargo Space

You'll be able to haul a bit more in the Edge than the Escape. With the backseat up, the Edge gives you 39.2 cubic feet. The maximum cargo capacity here is 73.4 cubic feet. As for the Escape, gasoline-powered models have up to 37.5 cubic feet behind the backseat and a maximum capacity of 65.4 cubic feet.

Test Drive a Ford SUV Today

Still not sure which option is right for you? Take both the Ford Edge and the Ford Escape for a test drive today.

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