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Ford Escape (2010) vs. Ford Explorer (2009) Specs

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2010 Ford Escape and 2009 Ford Explorer Specifications

Model Year 2010 2009  
Model Ford Escape Ford Explorer  
Engine 3.0L V6
DOHC-4v
240 hp@6550
223 lb-ft@4300
4.6L V8
OHC-3v
292 hp@5750
300 lb-ft@3950
 
Transmission 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic  
Drivetrain AWD AWD  
Body 4dr SUV 4dr SUV  
      Difference
Wheelbase 103.1 in 113.7 in -10.6 in
Length 174.7 in 193.4 in -18.7 in
Width 71.1 in 73.7 in -2.6 in
Height 67.7 in 72.8 in -5.1 in
Curb Weight 3529 lb. 4706 lb. -1177 lb.
Fuel Capacity 16.5 gal. 22.5 gal. -6 gal.
Headroom, Row 1 40.4 in 39.8 in 0.6 in
Shoulder Room, Row 1 56.6 in 59.0 in -2.4 in
Hip Room, Row 1 53.3 in 55.4 in -2.1 in
Legroom, Row 1 41.6 in 42.4 in -0.8 in
Headroom, Row 2 39.2 in 38.7 in 0.5 in
Shoulder Room, Row 2 55.9 in 58.9 in -3 in
Hip Room, Row 2 49.1 in 55.5 in -6.4 in
Legroom, Row 2 35.6 in 36.9 in -1.3 in
Headroom, Row 3 0.0 in 37.4 in -37.4 in
Shoulder Room, Row 3 0.0 in 53.1 in -53.1 in
Hip Room, Row 3 0.0 in 45.3 in -45.3 in
Legroom, Row 3 0.0 in 34.9 in -34.9 in
Total Legroom 77.2 in (over 2 rows) 114.2 in (over 3 rows) -37 in
Cargo Volume, Minimum 29.2 ft3 13.6 ft3 15.6 ft3
Cargo Volume, Behind R2 29.2 43.9 ft3 -14.7
Cargo Volume, Maximum 66.3 ft3 83.7 ft3 -17.4 ft3

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Seat Room and Comfort of the 2010 Ford Escape

2010 Ford Escape Seat Room and Comfort: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2011 4dr SUV 171-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed automatic FWD
Wide bench seat with no humps. Middle passenger has good leg room where many other vehicles have a large hump to straddle. see full Ford Escape review
2009 4dr SUV 171-horsepower 2.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Surprisingly large back seat - roomier than the Explorer see full Ford Escape review
2009 4dr SUV 171-horsepower 2.5L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Plenty of room - includes armrests see full Ford Escape review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Seat Room and Comfort of the 2009 Ford Explorer

2009 Ford Explorer Seat Room and Comfort: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2008 4dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
the front seat has plenty of leg room and seats hug you see full Ford Explorer review
 
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