2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Hyundai Tucson
2017 Ford Escape 2017 Hyundai Tucson
BASE ENGINE
  2.5 L I-4 2.0 L I-4
HORSEPOWER
  168 hp 164 hp
TORQUE
  170 lb-ft 151 lb-ft

2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Hyundai Tucson

Serving Seneca, Anderson, Greenville, Easley, Clemson

Lake Keowee Ford is your local Ford dealership with hundreds of new and used vehicles to serve customers in Seneca, SC. One of the nice things to do when buying a car is to compare the different benefits of each model. Deciding which car to buy is usually a combination of personal taste and the price of the model. Lake Keowee Ford wants our customers to be well informed about their vehicle before they make a decision to purchase it. We compare two popular crossover SUVs to see which offers you more – 2017 Ford Escape vs 2017 Hyundai Tucson.

2017 Ford Escape Specs & Features

The Ford Escape was redesigned to have more modern crossover looks. The early Ford Escape was more of a truck body style. The new Ford Escape is futuristic with European design influence. The 2017 Ford Escape is powered by 2.5 L I4 engine producing 168 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. This capable power plant provided plenty of power to get you and your cargo to any destination. A brand new Ford Escape starts at a bargain price of $23,750.* Other engine options for the 2017 Ford Escape a small turbocharged 1.5 L engine. This smaller engine gives you equivalent power with less gas. Ask our sales staff if we have one of the EcoBoost models on our avaliable. You can rig out your Ford Escape with lots of great safety features like a lane guidance system and a roll control package. Modern competition has helped a lot of automakers stay very up to date in their vehicle designs. The 2017 Ford Escape comes with 9 color options. There is plenty of interior space as well. The Escape boasts 34.0 cu.ft. of cargo capacity, with a max capacity of 68 cu.ft.

Hyundai Tucson Specs & Features

The Hyundai Tucson is a similar vehicle in size to the Ford Escape. This curve style has become common with most automakers. Older vehicles were more box shaped, but development in composites and metallurgy has made it easier to make complex vehicle forms. The Hyundai Tucson has a standard rear-view camera on-board. The Hyundai Tucson has a smaller, less powerful engine. Standard you will find a 2.0 L I4 that produces 164 hp and only 151 lb-ft of torque. Interior space is a bit more cramped compared to the Escape as well. You’ll find 31.0 cu.ft. of cargo space and a max of 61.9 cu.ft. The Hyundai Tucson comes in 8 color options.


Stop by Lake Keowee Ford in Seneca, SC today to explore the 2017 Ford Escape. Our dealership proudly serves the surrounding areas of Clemson, Easley, Anderson, and Greenville, South Carolina. When you need a SUV with power and interior space, the 2017 Ford Escape is a great option to explore. Schedule a test drive at your local Ford dealer.

* Starting MSRP excludes destination/delivery charge, taxes, title and registration. Optional equipment not included. Starting A, Z and X Plan price is for qualified, eligible customers and excludes document fee, destination/delivery charge, taxes, title and registration. Not all vehicles qualify for A, Z or X Plan. All Mustang Shelby GT350 and Shelby GT350R prices exclude gas guzzler tax.