2020 Ford Edge vs 2020 Ford Explorer
2020 Ford Edge 2020 Ford Explorer

  Engine

2.0L Turbo I-4 2.3L Turbo I-4

  Horsepower

245 300

  MPG (City/Highway)

21/29 * 21/28 *

2020 Ford Edge vs 2020 Ford Explorer

Serving Seneca, SC

The 2020 Ford Edge is a midsize crossover SUV that comes in five models available with five seats. Sold in five trims, the 2020 Ford Explorer is a midsize crossover SUV with up to seven seats.

Performance

The 2020 Edge offers a 2.0 L, twin-scroll turbocharged engine block that operates on the latest EcoBoost technology. This I-4 engine produces up to 250 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque when using premium unleaded fuel. With an upgrade to the 2.7 L EcoBoost V6 engine, you'll get a maximum of 335 hp and 380 lb-ft. Also built on the EcoBoost platform, the 2020 Explorer's 3.0 L V6 engine yields 400 hp and 415 lb-ft. Peak ratings of the car's 2.3 L EcoBoost I-4 engine include 300 hp and 310 lb-ft. Additionally, the Explorer offers a hybrid powertrain that's rated at 318 hp and 322 lb-ft. Both Ford models are available with the Intelligent All-Wheel Drive for good traction.

Appearance

Some paint options that are available for the 2020 Edge include Atlas Blue, Desert Gold, and Burgundy Velvet. The 2020 Explorer comes in Blue Metallic, Rapid Red, Silver Spruce, and other rich colors. This powerful model is available with the Quad Chrome Exhaust Tips that provide aggressive styling. A front grille with a satin aluminum finish is another sporty option for this robust vehicle. The Edge has a front mesh grille with the Gloss Black finish and a rear spoiler that matches the body's paint. Both Ford models offer LED fog lamps that significantly improve your vision of the road when driving through dense fog. These family-friendly cars also have the LED signature lighting in the front and rear.

Features

The 2020 Edge and Explorer have lots of reliable safety technologies, such as Automatic Emergency Braking. With cues from the Lane-Keeping System, you probably won't swerve into an adjacent lane. These crossover SUVs also offer the Blind Spot Information System for optimum situational awareness. In terms of connectivity, these Ford vehicles have the SYNC 3 infotainment system with the latest digital applications. For example, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto provide convenient options for linking smartphones. Bluetooth and Ford+Alexa are some other technologies that are optimized for mobile devices. Additionally, the 2020 Edge and Explorer have the FordPass Connect suite with remote services and other travel-related utilities.

Which Ford crossover SUV is right for your family? Visit our showroom and explore both models.

* EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.