Make the right decision between the Toyota RAV4 and the Ford Escape
When looking for a compact SUV, the market is full of options. However, only one pioneered this
segment – the Toyota RAV4! That’s right; this new Toyota was the first compact SUV to enter the
market, paving a path for compact SUVs to come. Now, the Orlando Toyota RAV4 is a fan-favorite,
which makes it a great option for your new ride. However, if you’re wondering how it compares to others
in its segment we can help! We’re comparing it with one of its closest competitors, the Ford Escape.
Which vehicle should you choose? Find out!
One of the perks of buying a
compact SUV instead of a full
size is the affordable price tag
and savings you get from the
great fuel efficiency! We
compared two similar models,
the Toyota RAV4 XLE and the
Ford Escape SE. When you look
at the price of these vehicles
side-by-side, you’ll notice a
pretty significant difference! The
2014 Toyota RAV4 XLE has a
starting MSRP of just $25,000,
while the Ford Escape kicks off
at $25,250. This is a couple
hundred dollars more you have
to pay for a vehicle that has less
You can also save money with the great fuel efficiency this new Toyota has to offer. It gets an estimated
26 combined mpg, compared to its Ford competitor, which only gets an estimated 25 combined mpg.
This may seem like a small difference, but every bit counts when it comes to saving money on gas!
Along with all of the savings the Orlando Toyota RAV4 has to offer, it beats the Ford Escape in a
number of other categories. This includes its standard features, performance and space!
Like we said, it doesn’t make sense to pay even a dollar more for the Ford Escape when the
Toyota RAV4 in Orlando has so much more to offer! This new Toyota comes with standard
features you would have to pay extra for in the Ford option. Some of these standard features
include an integrated backup camera and a power moonroof!
Performance is definitely not an issue when it comes to this new Toyota in Orlando, either! It offers
more power than its Ford competitor to take on the roads with ease. You’ll get 176 horsepower
from the engine of the Toyota RAV4, while the engine of the Ford Escape can only produces 173
Just because you want a compact SUV doesn’t mean you can’t get the space you want inside.
You’ll find plenty of room for your passengers in this new Toyota in Orlando. It offers 73.4 cu. ft.
behind the first row and 38.4 cu. ft. behind the second row versus the Ford Escape, which only
provides 67.8 cu. ft. behind the first row and 34.3 behind the second row.
Come take this Orlando Toyota on a test drive and see what it has to offer for yourself! We’re located at
3575 Vineland Rd. near the Mall at Millenia. Give us a call at (888) 725-3520 to set up your appointment
or for more information.