2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan 

Compact SUVs are burgeoning in popularity these days, and one of the leading compact SUV models is the outstanding 2019 Ford Escape, with its bold design, impressive performance, high-level utility, a comfortable and refined interior, and many advanced technologies. Check out this 2019 Ford Escape vs 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan comparison to see how the new Escape surpasses the compact SUV competition.  

The 2019 Ford Escape delivers excellent performance and boasts the power to get you where you need to go. Its available 2.0L EcoBoost I-4 engine churns out an impressive 245 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The 2019 Tiguan’s 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine only manages 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. The Escape also has the advantage for towing, with a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds (1,587 kg), compared to 1,500 pounds (681 kg) for the Tiguan.  

2019 Ford Escape


2019 Volkswagen Tiguan


Max. Horsepower 184 lb-ft 

275 lb-ft

Max. Torque 221 lb-ft 
3,500 pounds (1,587 kg) Towing Capacity 1,500 pounds (681 kg) 
Available Driver Alert Monitor No

Compare the 2019 Ford Escape and 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan 

The 2019 Ford Escape is a very high-tech SUV. Advanced technologies in the Escape include the SYNC or SYNC 3 infotainment systems, SiriusXM Radio, a remote start system, FordPass Connect with a Wi-Fi hotspot, and Ford + Alexa. The new Escape also offers many safety-enhancing driving assistance technologies, including the Blind Spot Information System with Cross-Traffic Alert, Enhanced Active Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, and the Lane-Keeping System. Also, unlike the Tiguan, the Escape offers an available Driver Alert Monitor feature, which sounds an alert if it detects an inattentive driver. 

Are you a compact SUV shopper from Kingston or elsewhere in Ontario? Check out the phenomenal 2019 Ford Escape at James Braden Ford! We look forward to showing you its impressive features and capabilities!