2025 Honda CR-V
vs 2024 Ford Escape (Non-hybrid trims)

 

Key Comparisons

2025 Honda CR-V

2024 Ford Escape

Horsepower

190 @ 6000 rpm
(SAE net)

1.5T: 181 @ 6000 rpm

 

EPA Fuel-Economy Ratings1
(city/hwy/comb)

28/34/30 (2WD)
26/31/28 (AWD)

27/34/30 (FWD)
26/32/28 (AWD)

Maximum
Cargo Capacity

76.5 cu ft

 

65.4 cu ft

 

Wheels

18" alloy on EX

17" alloy on Active

Automatic
Climate Control

Standard
on all trims

Standard
on all trims

Power Moonroof

Standard
on EX, EX-L

Extra Cost on
Active and above

Traffic Sign Recognition System
(TSR)2

Standard
on all trims

Not Available
on any trim

Wireless Phone Charger3

Standard
on EX-L

Not Available
on any trim

The Verdict: More standard horsepower, greater cargo volume and more standard features for style, comfort, convenience and awareness make the CR-V the clear winner in this contest!

 



1 Based on 2025 EPA mileage ratings for CR-V and 2024 ratings for Escape. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
2 TSR cannot detect all traffic signs, may misidentify certain signs and does not include any braking or speed control functions. Accuracy will vary based on weather and other factors. System operation affected by extreme interior heat. Driver remains responsible for complying with all traffic regulations.
3 Wireless phone charger is compatible with Qi wireless charging standards. Check with your device's manufacturer for wireless capability.