2016 Ford Escape vs 2016 Subaru Outback Price Comparison

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Price Comparison (MSRP): Ford Escape vs. Subaru Outback

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Invoice Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Subaru Outback

Lowest Total Price

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: 1,107

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: 771
Model Year20162016
TrimTitanium3.6R Limited
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Base Price 29,245 33,395
Base Invoice 27,300 31,227
Technology Package 1,495  
Navigation system 795  
Class II trailer hitch 435 550
Roof rack crossbars 145  
Cargo cover 135  
Cargo tray 90  
All-weather floor mats 75 72
2.0L I4 1,195  
AWD 1,750  
Panoramic sunroof 1,495  
Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation   2,295
Eyesight Driver Assist System   795
Wheel-lip moldings   450
Remote start   450
Technology Package   0
Navigation system   0
Class II trailer hitch   412
Roof rack crossbars   0
Cargo cover   0
Cargo tray   0
All-weather floor mats   46
2.0L I4   0
AWD   0
Panoramic sunroof   0
Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation   1,913
Eyesight Driver Assist System   663
Wheel-lip moldings   337
Remote start   337
Options (show) (change) 7,610 4,612
Options (show) (change) 6,819 3,708
Destination 895 850
Total Price 37,750 38,857
Total Invoice 35,014 35,785

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For this 2016 Ford Escape vs. 2016 Subaru Outback price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Escape vs. Outback Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Escape and Outback will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Ford Escape Titanium's price is $477 lower than the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Escape vs. Outback 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 Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited includes additional features worth $630. 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. Subaru Outback Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $630 adjustment for the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited's additional features, the Ford Escape Titanium is $477 less than the Ford Escape Titanium.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Subaru Outback

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Escape Titanium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 477
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 191
Model Year20162016
TrimTitanium3.6R Limited
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Engine240hp I4256hp H6
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)21/28 MPG20/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers355, 10576, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-18225/60-18
Total Price37,75038,857
Adjustments for Features0-630
Feature-Adjusted Total Price37,75038,227
Total Invoice35,01435,785
Adjustments for Features0-580
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice35,01435,205

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Features Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year20162016
TrimTitanium3.6R Limited
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
AC power outlet$100 
Adaptive cruise control $750
Cruise control$250 
Keyless entry keypad$50 
Lead vehicle start alert $25
Parking guidance system - active$500 
PIN Code Access $10
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25 
Automatic braking, high-speed $150
Automatic braking, low-speed $250
Curve control$50 
Forward collision warning $200
Hill descent control $250
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200
Lane departure warning system $200
Lane sway warning system $25
Obstacle detection, front$200 
Obstacle detection, rear$300 
Pedestrian detection $100
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100
Safety key$5 
Seat cushion airbag, driver $75
Seat cushion airbag, passenger $75
Trailer sway control$25 
Cargo Management 
Second-row under-floor storage$150 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Aux input $50
In-vehicle Internet capability$75 
Interior air filter $0
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
Telematics service, such as OnStar $350
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Voice control for external devices$0 
Wi-Fi hotspot capability$0 
Wiper de-icer $25
Active grille shutters $0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50 
Laminated front side windows$200 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Interior ambient lighting $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150 
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Steering-linked fog lights $25
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates $100
Heated second row seats $200
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Machined alloy wheels $350
Raised heavy-duty suspension $0
Total Value of Features$7,105$7,735
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$630
Value of Feature Adjustments0-580

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year20162016
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Wheelbase105.9 in108.1 in
Length178.1 in189.6 in
Width72.4 in72.4 in
Height66.3 in66.1 in
Curb Weight3,732 lb.3,810 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.1 gal.18.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in40.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.0 in57.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.8 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom40.4 in42.9 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in38.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in57.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.4 in55.0 in
Row 2 Legroom36.8 in38.1 in
Cargo Volume,
34.3 ft335.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
67.8 ft373.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Escape Titanium

Technology Package
Rain-sensing wipers100No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Obstacle detection, front200No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Parking guidance system - active500No
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Total Requested80050%
Total Not Requested80050%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

Class II trailer hitch
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%
Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation
Proximity key250Yes
PIN Code Access10No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Total Requested2100100%
Total Not Requested100%
Eyesight Driver Assist System
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Automatic braking, low-speed250No
Automatic braking, high-speed150No
Forward collision warning200No
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection100No
Adaptive cruise control500No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200No
Steering-linked fog lights25No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested1775100%

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