2018 Toyota RAV4

2018 Toyota RAV4

Ford Escape

2018 Ford Escape

2018 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2018 Ford Escape

If you’re looking for a spacious, affordable, and well-equipped family car around Chula Vista, the 2018 Toyota RAV4 and the 2018 Ford Escape are both worthy options. Compare the configurations, towing performance, and standard features of these two star SUVs at Mossy Toyota in San Diego, CA.

2018 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2018 Ford Escape Towing Capacity & Performance

While both of these SUVs are offered with optional all-wheel drive (AWD) and fuel-efficient engine options, the RAV4 gets more standard engine power and a greater maximum towing capacity:

  • Toyota RAV4 – The new RAV4 comes powered by a standard 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that generates 176 hp and 172 lb-ft of torque. And if you’re looking to tow a big load, the RAV4 is offered with up to 3,500 pounds of towing capacity.
  • Ford Escape – The Ford Escape also gets a standard 2.5L 4-cylinder engine, but it only makes 168 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque, and there’s no version of the Escape that’s able to tow more than 2,000 pounds.

Standard Features

Both of these SUVs come with a 5-passenger seating capability and standard features like Bluetooth® phone and audio, a USB port, a 6-speaker sound system, and a rearview camera display. But when it comes to standard features, the RAV4 clearly comes out on top.

Toyota RAV4

Ford Escape

6.1-inch Entune™ touchscreen interface

Standard Multimedia Display

4.2-inch display screen

Driver Assistance Package

Optional safety package

Rear Privacy Glass


Step Into the New Toyota RAV4 Near La Jolla at Mossy Toyota!

Check out all the financing and lease offers available near Encinitas on the new Toyota RAV4 at Mossy Toyota, serving drivers around Del Mar. Explore our new vehicle specials – you’ll quickly see why it’s a great idea to choose us. Plus, we’ll offer your RAV4 a car wash and state-of-the-art Toyota service. Set up a test drive in a Toyota crossover or SUV today by contacting us online.

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