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Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer Price Comparison

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For this 2015 Ford Escape vs. 2015 Ford Explorer price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Escape vs. Explorer Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Escape and Explorer will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Ford Escape Titanium's price is $11,210 lower than the Ford Explorer Sport's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Escape vs. Explorer Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Ford Escape Titanium, the Ford Explorer Sport includes additional features worth $3440. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $3440 adjustment for the Ford Explorer Sport's additional features, the Ford Escape Titanium is $11,210 less than the Ford Escape Titanium.

Invoice Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer

Price Comparison (MSRP): Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Lowest Total Price

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: 14,650

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: 13,407
Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price 29,245 43,100
Base Invoice 27,300 40,191
Class II trailer hitch 435  
Navigation system 795  
All-weather floor mats 75 75
Cargo tray 90 100
Cargo cover 135 130
Roof rack crossbars 145 140
Panoramic sunroof 1,495 1,595
2.0L I4 1,195  
AWD 1,750  
Package 401A   4,300
Trailer Tow Package   570
Class II trailer hitch   0
Navigation system   0
All-weather floor mats   66
Cargo tray   87
Cargo cover   114
Roof rack crossbars   122
Panoramic sunroof   1,392
2.0L I4   0
AWD   0
Package 401A   3,752
Trailer Tow Package   497
Options (show) (change) 6,115 6,910
Options (show) (change) 5,514 6,030
Destination 895 895
Total Price 36,255 50,905
Total Invoice 33,709 47,116

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Escape Titanium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 11,210
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 10,223
Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine240hp I4365hp V6
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)21/28 MPG16/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers355, 10390, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-18255/50-20
Total Price36,25550,905
Adjustments for Features0-3,440
Feature-Adjusted Total Price36,25547,465
Total Invoice33,70947,116
Adjustments for Features0-3,184
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice33,70943,932

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Features Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
Heated steering wheel $100
Power-adjustable pedals $125
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Blind spot warning system $200
Hill descent control $250
Inflatable rear seatbelts $200
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Side curtain airbags$350 
Side curtain airbags, three rows $500
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100 
Cargo Management 
Cargo net $40
Class II trailer hitch$200 
Class III trailer hitch $250
Second-row under-floor storage$150 
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125 
Trailering equipment (7 wire) $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Interior air filter $0
Rear air vents$100 
Rear air vents with manual controls $150
Rear HVAC unit $400
Surround sound $250
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Interior ambient lighting $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250
Power-folding mirrors $50
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Power headrest height adjuster, passenger seat $50
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Stowable third row seats $600
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 
Machined alloy wheels $350
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Terrain selector $200
Total Value of Features$4,775$8,215
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,440
Value of Feature Adjustments0-3,184

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Ford Explorer

Model Year20152015
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase105.9 in112.6 in
Length178.1 in197.1 in
Width72.4 in78.9 in
Height66.3 in70.4 in
Curb Weight3,732 lb.4,921 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.1 gal.18.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in40.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.0 in61.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.8 in57.3 in
Row 1 Legroom40.4 in40.6 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in40.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.4 in56.7 in
Row 2 Legroom36.8 in39.8 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in37.8 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in50.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in40.7 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in33.2 in
Cargo Volume,
34.3 ft321.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
34.343.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
67.8 ft380.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Explorer Sport

Package 401A
Heated steering wheel100No
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Inflatable rear seatbelts200No
Power-adjustable pedals125No
AC power outlet100Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Power-folding mirrors50No
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat50Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Voice control for nav and audio50Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power100No
Total Requested195062%
Total Not Requested117538%
Trailer Tow Package
Oil cooler0No
Class III trailer hitch250No
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested400100%

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