The Ford is equipped with petrol which makes by 29 % more horsepower over the the engine of the Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual, giving the vehicle a more sporty character. It seems to be better choice to those who want to feel thrill of drive a sports car.
Maximum torque of the Ford Escape III 1.6 EcoBoost 180HP automatic is 25 % bigger than the Chevrolet. For this reason, the Ford will accelerate slightly better and be better for overtaking other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine will also make that the Ford Escape III will burn up fever fuel per 100 kilometers.
The trunk of the Ford Escape III is 613 l larger than the Chevrolet Trax. It is perceptible difference therefore in this category the Ford Escape III 1.6 EcoBoost 180HP automatic will be much more convenient. The larger the boot, the more baggage you can transport.
Distance between two sides of a vehicle affects room in the cabin as well as stability during driving. The Ford Escape III is widther only by 4 percent in comparison to the Chevrolet Trax and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „compact SUV” class is approximately 1,797 mm and is by 44 mm smaller than the width of the Ford Escape III.
The Chevrolet Trax gives way to the Ford Escape III 1.6 EcoBoost 180HP automatic in the category of fuel tank capacity. The Ford Escape III is able to hold by 5 liters more fuel in relation to its contender.
Ford Escape III 1.6 EcoBoost 180HP automatic has 5 percent longer wheelbase than the Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, cars with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Ford is longer in comparison to the Chevrolet by 1,174 mm and it offers to passengers much more room inside the car as well as it has more roomy trunk. In the „compact SUV” segment, to which the car of brand Ford is assigned, the average length amouts to 4,341 millimeters and is by 25 % greater than the length of the Ford Escape III.
Ground clearance is defined as the space between the vehicle body and the road. From these two cars, it is the Ford Escape III which has 28 percent higher ground clearance in comparison to the Chevrolet Trax. This is why the Ford will deal better in difficult terrain and high curbs in the city. There is olso one minus - the higher ground clearance equals a higher center of gravity, which can adversely affect the handling of the car.
The Ford Escape III has 17 % greater engine capacity in relation to the Chevrolet Trax 1.4 140HP manual. As the difference is not big, the Ford Escape III should accelerate only a bit dynamically, of course if other paramerters are does not play a role.
Automatic transmission which is in the Ford Escape III despite having a few disadvantages offers much more better comfort of driving. After a long ride especially in the city the driver is more rested. Also automatic puts less strain on the engine because of the factory settings of shifts in specific revs range.