See how a 2016 Ford Escape sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping.


 
  • Jones Ford Wickenburg Journal
  • Nov 19th 2017 - 379 days ago
  • Wickenburg, AZ
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Compared To Mazda CX-3 2016



For better stopping power the Escape’s front brake rotors are larger than those on the CX-3:

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

CX-3

CX-3 AWD

Front Rotors

11.8 inches

12.6 inches

11 inches

11.6 inches

The Escape stops shorter than the CX-3:

Escape

CX-3

70 to 0 MPH

172 feet

181 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

133 feet

135 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

148 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Jeep Patriot 2016



For better stopping power the Escape’s brake rotors are larger than those on the Patriot:

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

Patriot

Front Rotors

11.8 inches

12.6 inches

11.5 inches

Rear Rotors

11 inches

11 inches

9” drums

Opt Rear Rotors

 

 

10.3 inches

The Ford Escape has standard four-wheel disc brakes for better stopping power and improved directional control in poor weather. Rear drums are standard on the Patriot. Drums can heat up and make stops longer, especially with antilock brakes which work much harder than conventional brakes.

The Escape stops much shorter than the Patriot:

Escape

Patriot

70 to 0 MPH

172 feet

188 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

137 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

168 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Chevrolet Equinox 2015



The Escape stops shorter than the Equinox:

Escape

Equinox

60 to 0 MPH

133 feet

138 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

154 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Subaru Outback 2015



For better stopping power the Escape ECOBoost’s front brake rotors are larger than those on the Outback:

Escape ECOBoost

Outback

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

12.4 inches

The Escape stops much shorter than the Outback:

Escape

Outback

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

129 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

142 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Kia Sorento 2016



The Escape stops much shorter than the Sorento:

Escape

Sorento

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

130 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Mercedes GLA-Class 2016



The Escape stops shorter than the GLA:

Escape

GLA

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

142 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Land Rover Discovery Sport 2016



The Escape stops shorter than the Discovery Sport:

Escape

Discovery Sport

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

122 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Nissan Rogue Select 2015



For better stopping power the Escape ECOBoost’s front brake rotors are larger than those on the Rogue Select:

Escape ECOBoost

Rogue Select

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

11.84 inches

The Escape stops much shorter than the Rogue Select:

Escape

Rogue Select

70 to 0 MPH

172 feet

185 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

132 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

143 feet

Consumer Reports