Hybrid SUV Face-Off: Ford Escape vs. Honda CR-V

Do these two all-new hybrids pose a challenge to the Toyota RAV4?

Ford Escape Hybrid and Honda CR-V Hybrid

When Honda introduced the CR-V Hybrid in 2020, it was the only real challenger to the Toyota RAV4 Hybrid besides the Ford Escape Hybrid, which was redesigned for 2019. While the 2020 CR-V is Honda’s first go at a hybrid SUV, this is the second time Ford has offered a hybrid version of the Escape.

These two new hybrid SUVs match up closely in price, performance, dimensions, and available equipment. But they differ in personality and proportions.

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See below to find out how these compact hybrid SUVs fare in a face-off. At the end, we’ll crown a winner.

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