Compact SUV Bout: 2021 Ford Escape vs 2021 Toyota RAV4

In the battle of compact SUVs, the competition can be stiff. Today, we're taking a look at two fierce contenders to see who comes out on top: the 2021 Ford Escape and the 2021 Toyota RAV4!

Round One: Interior

 
 

Right out of the gate, these two competitors seem to be evenly matched, with both of them offering seating for up to five people. But upon closer inspection, the 2021 Ford Escape has the upper hand with a maximum second-row legroom of 40.7 inches, which is more than the 2021 Toyota RAV4. The Ford Escape also boasts an impressive suite of entertainment tech.


Round One goes to the 2021 Ford Escape.

Round 2: Performance

 
 

In the next round, it looks like the 2021 Ford Escape will be the dominant compact SUV in terms of performance. The 2021 Ford Escape offers a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, which is more than the 2021 Toyota RAV4. Also, the 2021 Ford Escape's available 2.0-liter EcoBoost® engine has a maximum horsepower rating of 250, which is also more than the 2021 Toyota RAV4.


Round Two also goes to the 2021 Ford Escape.

Round Three: Safety

 
 

We're now entering round three, and the 2021 Toyota RAV4 seems to have had enough. In terms of safety, the 2021 Ford Escape delivers a knockout punch with Ford Co-Pilot360™ Technology, which offers many available driver-assist features like Adaptive Cruise Control, Active Park Assist 2.0, Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking, and much more!


Round Three, once again, goes to the 2021 Ford Escape.

The Conclusion

After three devastating rounds, the 2021 Ford Escape seems to be the victor of this heavyweight bout between compact SUVs. With superior performance, safety, and interior design, the 2021 Toyota RAV4 and other compact SUVs just can't compete with the 2021 Ford Escape. The 2021 Ford Escape remains champion of compact SUVs.

If you want to get your hands on the victor of this bout, the 2021 Ford Escape, then head on over to Classic Ford of Madison, OH!

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