2018 Mazda CX-3 vs 2018 Ford Escape

2018 Mazda CX-3 vs 2018 Ford Escape

Deciding on a crossover is difficult; after all, there are so many on the market to choose from and there are many aspects to consider when buying. So, to assist you, we compared the 2018 Mazda CX-3 with the 2018 Ford Escape.

While both crossovers are quite attractive, there is a considerable difference in fuel economy. In fact, the 2018 Mazda CX-3 has an EPA-estimated rating around 29 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway, and the Escape has a rating of about 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.*

And although the Escape has a bit more passenger space, both vehicles have comfortable and ergonomic seating for everyone. However, there are many available features that the Mazda CX-3 offers, unlike the Escape.

2018 Mazda CX-3 Sport FWD


2018 Ford Escape S FWD

Available Universal Garage Door Opener Not Available
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Test Drive a 2018 Mazda CX-3 in Hickory, NC

The Mazda CX-3 and the Escape are known to be capable and durable; however, the 2018 Mazda CX-3 offers more advanced technologies compared to the 2018 Escape. For instance, the Mazda CX-3 offers a power sliding-glass moonroof, heated front seats, 7-speaker Bose® premium audio system and an Active Driving Display on more trim levels than the Escape. Plus, the 2018 Mazda CX-3 features many available driver-assistive technologies, including:

  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Distance Recognition Support System
  • High Beam Control
  • Adaptive Front-Lighting System
  • Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection
  • And more

If you are interested in the 2018 Mazda CX-3 and would like more information, you can stop in or contact us online at Hickory Mazda.

*2018 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

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