2020 Honda CR-V vs 2020 Ford Escape

Blue 2020 Honda CR-V and red 2020 Ford Escape

When it comes to sporty crossovers, the 2020 Honda CR-V is one to behold. This Honda crossover will fit the bill for any driver, offering rugged style, advanced interior technology, driver-assist systems, and more in every trim level. As shoppers seek out their next vehicle, the 2020 CR-V is likely at the top of their list. However, some shoppers may be wondering how this vehicle compares to other vehicles currently on the market.

In this 2020 Honda CR-V vs 2020 Ford Escape comparison from Battison Honda we are going to look at how these two crossovers compare on paper. Keep reading to see what these two vehicles have in common as well as what sets them apart. You can also click the link below to view our current in-stock lineup of new Honda CR-V models at Battison Honda in Oklahoma City, OK.

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2020 Honda CR-V LX vs 2020 Ford Escape S
1.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine Base Engine 1.5-liter EcoBoost® engine
190 horsepower | 179 pound-feet of torque Power Specs 181 horsepower | 190 pound-feet of torque
Honda Sensing® Safety & Driver-Assistive Technologies Driver-Assistance Technology Suite Ford Co-Pilot360™
39.2 cubic feet / 75.8 cubic feet Cargo Capacity (Rear Seats Up/Rear Seats Down) 33.5 cubic feet / 65.4 cubic feet

Entertainment and Safety Technology in 2020 Honda CR-V

When comparing the 2020 Honda CR-V lineup to the 2020 Ford Escape, the 2020 CR-V has a lot to offer consumers. The 2020 Honda CR-V lineup includes the LX, EX, EX-L, and Touring trim levels that are offered in a range of trim-specific color options - Sonic Gray Pearl, Aegean Blue Metallic, Crystal Black Pearl, Lunar Silver Metallic, Modern Steel Metallic, Obsidian Blue Pearl, Platinum White Pearl, and Radiant Red Metallic. The competing 2020 Ford Escape lineup includes the S, SE, SE Sport Hybrid, SEL, and Titanium trim grades, which are available in a range of 10 different color options.

The sporty shape and design of the 2020 Honda CR-V help it stand out on the road, while distinctive elements make it easily identifiable. Inside the cabin of the CR-V drivers and passengers will enjoy the range of standard and available entertainment systems that change the way riders experience their time on the road. Some of the safety and entertainment technologies that can be found in select 2020 CR-V models include:

  • Driver Information Interface
  • Wireless phone charger
  • Apple CarPlay®
  • Android Auto™
  • 7-inch Display Audio touch-screen
  • Collision Mitigation Braking System™
  • Road Departure Mitigation System
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow
  • Lane Keeping Assist System


Rear view of 2020 Honda CR-V with trunk open
Front seating in 2020 Honda CR-V
Closeup of steering wheel in 2020 Honda CR-V
Closeup of media display in 2020 Honda CR-V