2017 Chevrolet Equinox vs 2017 Ford Escape

The Chevy Equinox has long stood atop the crossover SUV mountain, and the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox is primed and ready to continue that tradition thanks to its versatility, spacious interior and comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features. And we’ve got the new Chevy Equinox right here at Jack Burford Chevy near Lexington, Kentucky.

But that doesn’t mean there aren’t competitors trying to take the crossover SUV crown away from the 2017 Equinox. There are many, in fact. One such competitor is the 2017 Ford Escape. But does the new Escape truly have what it takes to outclass, out-perform and outdo the new Equinox? Let’s find out as we pit the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox versus the 2017 Ford Escape in a head-to-head comparison.

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2017 Chevrolet Equinox VS 2017 Ford Escape
$23,995 Starting MSRP $24,645
182 HP Horsepower 168 HP
172 lb-ft. Torque 170 lb-ft.
22/32 MPG City/Highway Gas Mileage 21/29 MPG

2017 Chevrolet Equinox: Cheaper, More Powerful and More Fuel Efficient

What’s the first thing you check when you’re researching a new car, truck or SUV? The price tag, of course. And that’s what immediately jumps out in this comparison. The 2017 Chevrolet Equinox is not only the better all-around vehicle, it’s cheaper, too.

And when we say the 2017 Equinox is the better all-around vehicle, we mean it. The 2017 Chevy Equinox can pump out 182 horsepower and 172 pound-feet of torque, compared to only 168 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque from the 2017 Ford Escape. The 2017 Chevrolet Equinox is also more fuel efficient than the new Ford Escape, getting 22 miles per gallon in the city and 32 miles per gallon on the highway compared to only 21 miles per gallon in the city and 29 miles per gallon on the highway from the 2017 Escape.

As you can see, the 2017 Chevrolet Equinox is cheaper, more powerful and more fuel efficient than the 2017 Ford Escape, making it the clear winner and easy choice. If you’d like to know more, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable Jack Burford Chevy staff near Lexington, KY.

2017 Chevrolet Equinox front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Chevrolet Equinox full interior passenger space
2017 Chevrolet Equinox front exterior
2017 Chevrolet Equinox side exterior

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