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


 
  • Jones Ford Buckeye Journal
  • Jun 22nd 2017 - 267 days ago
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Compared To Chevrolet Equinox 2015



The Escape stops shorter than the Equinox:

Escape

Equinox

60 to 0 MPH

133 feet

138 feet

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60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

154 feet

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Compared To Lexus NX Series 2016



The Escape stops shorter than the NX Series:

Escape

NX Series

60 to 0 MPH

133 feet

136 feet

Consumer Reports

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

142 feet

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Compared To Jeep Compass 2015



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

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

Compass

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 Compass. 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 Compass:

Escape

Compass

70 to 0 MPH

172 feet

195 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

128 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

170 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To MINI Cooper Paceman 2015



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

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

Cooper Paceman

Cooper Paceman S/JCW

Front Rotors

11.8 inches

12.6 inches

11.6 inches

12.4 inches




Compared To Subaru Impreza 2015



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

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

Impreza

Front Rotors

11.8 inches

12.6 inches

10.9 inches

Rear Rotors

11 inches

11 inches

10.8 inches

The Escape stops shorter than the Impreza:

Escape

Impreza

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

120 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

143 feet

Consumer Reports




Compared To Mitsubishi Outlander 2016



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

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

Outlander

Front Rotors

11.8 inches

12.6 inches

11.6 inches

The Escape stops shorter than the Outlander:

Escape

Outlander

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

119 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

149 feet

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Compared To Fiat 500L 2016



For better stopping power the Escape EcoBoost’s brake rotors are larger than those on the 500L:

Escape ECOBoost

500L

Front Rotors

12.6 inches

12 inches

Rear Rotors

11 inches

10.4 inches

The Escape stops shorter than the 500L:

Escape

500L

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

123 feet

Motor Trend




Compared To Jeep Compass 2016



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

Escape

Escape ECOBoost

Compass

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 Compass. 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 Compass:

Escape

Compass

70 to 0 MPH

172 feet

195 feet

Car and Driver

60 to 0 MPH

116 feet

128 feet

Motor Trend

60 to 0 MPH (Wet)

139 feet

170 feet

Consumer Reports