2018 Nissan Rogue vs. Ford Escape

What Makes the Nissan Rogue a Better Choice Than the Ford Escape?

The Nissan Rogue is an SUV with a lot to offer. It offers a balance of power and efficiency for a well-rounded drive. It also has a variety of amazing features available to make your driving experience more enjoyable. This SUV is a great choice for drivers who are looking for a versatile and sporty vehicle that is also comfortable and intelligent.

When you're shopping for a new SUV, you'll find that there are a lot of options to choose from. In addition to the Rogue, there are all kinds of other models with a lot to offer. The Ford Escape has a sporty ride and a variety of helpful features, making it another great option. So what is it that makes the Rogue the better choice for you? Take a look at the comparison below to find out how these two vehicles compare so you can see what makes the Rogue stand out.

Nissan Rogue vs Ford Escape

  • Price: These two vehicles are similarly-priced, although the Escape is slightly cheaper, starting at $23,750, than the Rogue, starting at $24,420.
  • Performance: Both models come with a 4-cylinder engine. The Rogue offers more power and more efficiency with 170 horsepower, 175 pound-feet of torque and 26 city/33 highway/29 combined mpg. The Escape offers 168 horsepower, 170 pound-feet of torque and 21 city/29 highway/24 combined mpg. 
  • Size: The Rogue has a more spacious interior with 106 cubic feet of passenger space and 70 cubic feet of cargo space, along with more front headroom, more rear legroom and an available third row of seats to accommodate additional passengers. The Escape only offers 98 cubic feet of passenger space and 67.8 cubic feet of cargo space, with only two rows of seats.
  • Safety: Features like Blind Spot Warning and Forward Emergency Braking Mitigation come standard in the Rogue for a safer drive without any extra cost. Similar features cost extra in the Escape.
  • Features: Both models offer features like smartphone connectivity, remote keyless entry, split-folding rear seats and voice-activated controls to make your ride simpler and more convenient. The Rogue offers a number of additional features like Sirius XM Satellite Radio, class-exclusive Moving Object Detection, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and the Divide-n-Hide Cargo System for even more convenience, safety and entertainment.

As you can see, there are a lot of reasons to choose the Rogue. This vehicle offers more power and fuel economy than the competition for excellent performance. It also offers a variety of awesome features that make your ride safer, simpler and more exciting.

If you're interested in learning more about the Nissan Rogue, feel free to stop by our New Bern, NC dealership. We would be happy to show you our available models, answer any questions you might have and arrange a test drive so you can get to know this vehicle. If you decide that the Rogue is the right fit for you, be sure to stop by our finance center where we can help you get the auto loan or lease that's right for you. Stop by at any time and we'll help you get started.


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