2016 Ford Escape SUV Comparison in Shorewood IL

COMPARE THE NEW 2016 FORD ESCAPE TO THE JEEP CHEROKEE IN SHOREWOOD, IL

2016 Ford Escape SUVs for Sale at Ron Tirapelli Ford in Shorewood, IL
2016 Ford Escape SUV Models for Sale in Shorewood, IL, at Ron Tirapelli Ford

Are you curious which SUV is better between the new 2016 Ford Escape and the Jeep Cherokee? We have done the work for you. Right now, Ron Tirapelli Ford in Shorewood, IL, has a full lineup of new 2016 Ford Escape SUV models for sale at affordable prices. In order to help our customers in Shorewood, Channahon, and Joliet, IL, make the right decision for their driving needs, we have evaluated the performance capabilities, interior layout, and exterior design of the 2016 Ford Escape to compare with the Jeep Cherokee. We will tell you upfront, however, that the 2016 Ford Escape is superior to the Jeep Cherokee in many respects, according to Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com Expert Reviews. Feel free to continue reading about the 2016 Ford Escape compared to its competition, and afterward we encourage you to visit Ron Tirapelli Ford in the Shorewood, Channahon, and Juliet, IL, area to browse our new Ford Escape SUVs for sale!

2016 Ford Escape SUV Towing a Boat

PERFORMANCE

The driving dynamics of the new 2016 Ford Escape are ranked an 8.2 out of 10 by KBB.com, which is much higher than the Jeep Cherokee's 7.0 ranking. Under the hood, the new Ford Escape can come equipped with three available engines. The first is a 2.5-liter Duratec 4-cylinder engine that produces 168 horsepower and 170 foot-pounds of torque. Another available engine is the 1.6-liter EcoBoost® 4-cylinder engine, which generates an impressive 178 horsepower* and 184 foot-pounds of torque. For the most power, Shorewood drivers can equip their new 2016 Ford Escape SUVs with the 2.0-liter EcoBoost® 4-cylinder engine. This large engine puts out an awesome 240 horsepower* and 270 foot-pounds of torque, thus giving the new Ford Escape sufficient towing power for boats, campers, and other trailers as well as the ability to traverse off-road or otherwise challenging terrains.

2016 Ford Escape Interior Steering Wheel and Dashboard

INTERIOR

Two more categories on KBB.com where the 2016 Ford Escape rates higher compared to the Jeep Cherokee are interior and exterior design as well as comfort and convenience. A big factor leading to the Ford Escape SUV's high ratings for design and comfort is its interior. With seating for five full-size adults and plenty of cargo, the 2016 Ford Escape is among the most spacious SUVs on the road today. The infotainment system in the new 2016 Escape is housed in a digital touchscreen integrated into the instrument panel in the middle of the dashboard. With the new, advanced technology in the Ford Escape interior, drivers in Shorewood, Channahon, and Joliet, IL, use GPS navigation for directions or listen to wireless music for entertainment, making every trip in the 2016 Ford Escape highly enjoyable.

2016 Ford Escape Exterior Front End Grille and Wheels

DESIGN

Also contributing to the 2016 Ford Escape SUV's 8.5 out of 10 rating for design, compared to the 7.6 rating of the Jeep Cherokee, is the new Escape's exterior design. Multiple trim levels provide drivers in Shorewood, Channahon, and Juliet, IL, with numerous options for wheel designs, paint colors, and other exterior accents, like LED daytime running lights. Dynamic body lines along the hood and doors of the 2016 Ford Escape also give this SUV an aerodynamic shape that contributes to its sporty and exciting personality. Overall, having a universally appealing exterior design is what makes the new 2016 Ford Escape a great new vehicle for all types of drivers in Shorewood, IL, and beyond.

2016 Ford Escape SUV Exterior Rooftop Bike Rack

BREAK FREE FROM THE ORDINARY WITH THE NEW 2016 FORD ESCAPE SUV AT RON TIRAPELLI FORD IN SHOREWOOD, IL!

Ron Tirapelli Ford is among the premier new Ford dealers serving customers in Shorewood, Channahon, and Juliet, IL, and right now we have a huge selection of 2016 Ford Escape SUVs for sale at competitive prices. To view the full lineup of new Ford Escape models in stock in our new Ford inventory, visit our dealership in Shorewood, IL, today. We will be happy to set you up with a test drive in a new 2016 Ford Escape SUV in the Shorewood, Channahon, and Juliet, IL, area!

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4355 WEST JEFFERSON STREET
SHOREWOOD, IL 60404
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*Figures achieved using 93-octane premium unleaded gasoline.

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