2018 Ford Explorer vs 2018 Ford EcoSport

If you're looking for a vehicle that can take your adventure to the next level, then look no further than the 2018 Ford Explorer. With a strong engine, a wealth of great performance-enhancing features, and a list of excellent technologies to offer, the new Ford Explorer makes every journey a great one. However, the new Ford Explorer is not without its competition, even among other Ford vehicles. The 2018 Ford EcoSport is another great SUV with a lot to offer.

Picking between these two excellent ford vehicles can be difficult, especially if you don't know where to go for information. Thankfully, we at Heritage Ford are vehicle experts, and so we've done some of the research for you. Look at the table below for a comparison between these two excellent vehicles!

2018 Ford Explorer Vs    2018 Ford Ecosport
Starting MSRP
365 Horsepower EcoBoost    Maximum Available Horsepower
166 Horsepower
Perforated and quilted premium Nirvana leather seats.Available Interior ComfortsFront bucket seats with seat back map pockets.

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As you can see from the table, the 2018 Ford Explorer has the advantage when it comes to engine power by a large margin, and arguably has the win in interior comforts. The 2018 Ford Explorer offers 365 horsepower compared to the 2018 Ford EcoSport's 166, making it the more powerful vehicle. However, the 2018 Ford EcoSport has the clear edge when it comes to starting MSRP, being over $10,000 cheaper overall. In the end, the choice comes down to what you're looking for in a vehicle.

The 2018 Ford Explorer also has a wealth of great performance features, which can sweeten the deal and make up for the large gap in price. One of these performance features is the available six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission, which gives the ability to easily change gears and tackle the toughest terrain around.

With its powerful engine and list of great performance features, the 2018 Ford Explorer is designed with adventure in mind. For more information, or to take it for a test drive, please contact us at Heritage Ford today!