How Does the 2019 Ford Edge Compare to its SUV Competitors?

Ford. One of the oldest automakers in the business, Ford is also one of the brands most responsible for the popularity of SUVs. Ever since SUVs first hit the road, Ford models have been leading the way with vehicle packages that emphasized both family-friendliness and high performance.

SUVs like the 2019 Ford Edge take that standard of excellence and bring it forward to the present day. A mid-size model packed to the brim with excellent features, the Ford Edge delivers an excellent experience that's perfect for everyone from solo drivers to small families, and more.

Here's the thing about the Ford Edge, however. As good as it might be, it's far from the only mid-sized model available. The industry has plenty of contenders available, each with their pros and cons. When you're shopping for a new SUV, it can be worth knowing how models like the 2019 Ford Edge compare to their competitors.


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The 2019 Ford Edge

With a spacious interior that can seat up to five and two powerful engine options, the Ford Edge checks off two of the essential features that drivers look for in an SUV. Drivers hoping for more than just the essentials will likewise find a lot to love in the new Ford Edge. With a valuable array of features aimed at safety and comfort, it has everything drivers need to enjoy a robust time on the road.

Performance: 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 (250 horsepower, 275 pounds-feet of torque, 22/29 miles per gallon), 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (335 horsepower, 380 pounds-feet of torque, 19/26 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Satellite Radio, Rain-Sensing Wipers, Remote Start, Built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot, Keyless Entry, Keyless Start, Heated/Ventilated Seating, Forward-Collision Mitigation, Emergency Braking, Blind-Spot Monitoring, Lane-Keep Assistance, Automatic High Beams


The 2019 Buick Encore

One of the industry's most popular luxury brands, Buick is also responsible for some excellent SUVs. The Buick Encore is the perfect example. Stylish and built with premium materials, it's a great option for drivers looking to drive home in a solidly performing SUV complete with a touch of luxury.

Performance: 1.4-liter turbocharged inline-4 (138 horsepower, 148 pounds-feet of torque, 27/33 miles per gallon) 1.4-liter turbocharged inline-4 (153 horsepower, 177 pounds-feet of torque, 25/33 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Push-Button Start, Built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot, Heated Seating, Built-In Navigation, Forward-Collision Alerts, Lane-Departure Warnings, Blind-Spot Monitors

The 2019 Toyota Highlander

A favorite among family drivers, the Toyota Highlander provides a vehicle package that combines impressive standard safety features with a spacious interior with seating for eight. With good features and a hybrid engine option, the Highlander delivers a versatile and impressive SUV package.

Performance: 2.7-liter inline-4 (185 horsepower, 184 pounds-feet of torque, 20/24 miles per gallon), 3.5-liter V6 (295 horsepower, 263 pounds-feet of torque, 20/27 miles per gallon), 3.5-liter V6 + 650-volt permanent magnet motors (306 net horsepower, 30/28 miles per gallon)



The 2019 Jeep Cherokee

Redesigned for 2019, the Jeep Cherokee improves its looks and performance with some significant upgrades. Well-suited to both everyday errands and weekend adventures, it has the chops to haul groceries and go-off-roading in equal measure.

Performance: 2.4-liter inline-4 (180 horsepower, 171 pounds-feet of torque, 22/31 miles per gallon), 3.2-liter V6 (271 horsepower, 239 pounds-feet of torque, 20/29 miles per gallon), 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 (270 horsepower, 295 pounds-feet of torque, 23/31 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Uconnect 4 Infotainment System, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Keyless Entry, Blind-Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross-Path Direction, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warnings, Jeep Selec-Terrain Management

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