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Ford Escape vs. Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Price Comparison (MSRP)

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

Ford Escape vs. Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,525

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: $4,345

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,865

Ford Escape Titanium   
Difference: $3,632

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Model Year20182017
ModelEscapeSanta Fe Sport
TrimTitanium2.0T Ultimate
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $32,045 $36,500
Base Invoice $30,602 $34,542
Safe and Smart Package 1,295  
Towing Package 495  
Cargo tray 90 100
All-weather floor mats 125 115
Cargo cover 135 150
Panoramic sunroof 995  
AWD 1,350 1,750
Tech Package   1,550
Floor mats   110
Remote start   350
Class II trailer hitch   350
Safe and Smart Package 1,230  
Towing Package 470  
Cargo tray 86 80
All-weather floor mats 119 92
Cargo cover 128 121
Panoramic sunroof 945  
AWD 1,290 1,636
Tech Package   1,411
Floor mats   88
Remote start   316
Class II trailer hitch   316
Options (change) 4,485 4,475
Options (change) 4,268 4,060
Destination 995 895
Total Price $37,525 $41,870
Total Invoice $35,865 $39,497

The configured Ford Escape 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Ford Escape and Hyundai Santa Fe Sport are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Ford Escape Titanium trim is $32,045. The features would cost an additional $4,485. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $37,525.

The base sticker price of the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T Ultimate trim is $36,500. The features would cost an additional $4,475. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $41,870.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Escape trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport trims is 1. Based on this adjustment, the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T Ultimate appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Ford Escape 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 240hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Ford Escape and Hyundai Santa Fe Sport are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Ford Escape Titanium trim is $30,602. The features would cost an additional $4,268. Including the destination charge of $995, the total price of this trim is $35,865.

The invoice of the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T Ultimate trim is $34,542. The features would cost an additional $4,060. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $39,497.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Escape trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T Ultimate appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Escape Titanium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $3,900
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,212
Model Year20182017
ModelEscapeSanta Fe Sport
TrimTitanium2.0T Ultimate
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine245hp I4240hp I4
TransmissionT6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG19/26 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)355, 10?, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-18235/55-19
Total Price$37,525$41,870
Adjustments for Features0-445
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$37,525$41,425
Total Invoice$35,865$39,497
Adjustments for Features0-420
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$35,865$39,077

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Features Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

Model Year20182017
ModelEscapeSanta Fe Sport
TrimTitanium2.0T Ultimate
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet$100 
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100 
Keyless entry keypad$50 
Proximity trunk or liftgate opener $125
Remote climate control$25 
Semi-automated parking system$500 
Sunshades, second row $125
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25 
Around view cameras $500
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Curve control$50 
Hill descent control $250
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based$200 
Obstacle detection, front$200 
Obstacle detection, side$100 
Pedestrian detection $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rearview camera$200 
Safety key$5 
Trailer sway control$25 
Cargo Management 
Second-row under-floor storage$150 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50 
App support$100 
Aux input $50
Ionizing air filtration $50
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation $325
Traffic + travel information$25 
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Voice control for external devices$0 
Wi-Fi hotspot$50 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Laminated front side windows$200 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150 
Steering-linked headlights $150
Powertrain 
Automatic start / stop$150 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Door sill trim plates $100
Heated second row seats $200
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats $75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$6,730$7,175
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$445
Value of Feature Adjustments0-420

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Escape vs. Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

Model Year20182017
ModelEscapeSanta Fe Sport
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase105.9 in106.3 in
Length178.1 in185.0 in
Width72.4 in74.0 in
Height66.3 in66.1 in
Curb Weight3,765 lb.3,898 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.7 gal.17.4 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in39.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.9 in59.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.5 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom40.4 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in39.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.2 in58.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.4 in55.4 in
Row 2 Legroom37.3 in39.4 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
34.0 ft335.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
68.0 ft371.5 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Escape Titanium

Safe and Smart Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Rain-sensing wipers100No
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Total Requested140078%
Total Not Requested40022%
Towing Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100No
Trailer sway control25No
Total Requested32572%
Total Not Requested12528%

Option Package Details
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T Ultimate

AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
Wiper de-icer25Yes
Torque vectoring, brake-based100Yes
Total Requested125100%
Total Not Requested00%
Tech Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750No
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Total Requested60031%
Total Not Requested135069%

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