2019 Ford EcoSport vs Jeep Renegade

On the hunt for a compact SUV that's efficient, spacious, and packed with all the technology features you need? You've come to the right place! In this comparison, you'll learn about two SUVs that offer this exciting combination of features and much more.

But how will shoppers in Mechanicsburg, Harrisburg, and Carlisle choose between the 2019 Ford EcoSport and the 2019 Jeep Renegade? That's what we at Fred Beans Ford of Mechanicsburg hope to help you do with this comparison. Read ahead to get started!

EcoSport vs Renegade: Performance

Standardly leading the way in the 2019 Ford EcoSport is a 1.0-L EcoBoost® engine. The 2019 Jeep Renegade is standardly powered by a 2.4-L MultiAir® engine. Both vehicles offer one available engine that you can opt-in for besides the one that's included in the base model, as well as available 4x4 drive systems.

On top of these impressive mechanical features, the EcoSport also offers standard towing. Both the EcoSport and the Renegade are capable of towing up to 2,000 pounds when properly equipped, but only the EcoSport offers towing capability in all of its trim levels. Standardly, you'll be able to tow up to 1,400 pounds in the EcoSport.

You'll also miss out on Auto Stop/Start in the Renegade. This feature in the EcoSport helps you conserve fuel by turning the engine off when you're stopped.

EcoSport vs Renegade: Interior Space

Inside the 2019 Ford EcoSport and the 2019 Jeep Renegade, you'll have around 50 cubic feet of total cargo space as well as five seats. However, The EcoSport offers a bit more wiggle room for both front and rear passengers.

In the front row, the EcoSport offers 42.9 inches of legroom, while rear-row passengers will have 36.7 inches of legroom. The Renegade, on the other hand, only gives front-row passengers 41.2 inches of legroom and rear-row passengers 35.1 inches of legroom.

Additionally, the EcoSport offers plenty of cargo space even with all five seats in place. Without folding any seats in the EcoSport, you'll still have 20.9 cubic feet of cargo space to take advantage of. The Renegade only provides 18.5 cubic feet behind the second row of seats.

EcoSport vs Renegade: Technology

On top of being spacious, the interior of the 2019 Ford EcoSport is also tech-savvy. The EcoSport offers a wide variety of helpful technology features including a SYNC® 3 infotainment system, which bundles an 8-inch touchscreen display and plenty of connection capabilities.

Use Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ to access your favorite apps on the touchscreen display. Take advantage of hands-free phone calling with its Bluetooth® capabilities. You'll even have a FordPass™ Connect with 4G LTE Wi-Fi® Hotspot for your passengers to take advantage of.

As for the 2019 Jeep Renegade, you'll be able to opt for a 5-inch Uconnect® system that boasts a few similar features including smartphone app integration. However, you'll have to upgrade to one of the highest trim levels to get a screen that's almost as big as the one offered by the EcoSport.

2019 Ford EcoSport vs Jeep Renegade: Which One?

As you can see, the 2019 Ford EcoSport offers the whole package. Get behind the wheel and experience this vehicle for yourself at Fred Beans Ford of Mechanicsburg. Shoppers in Mechanicsburg, Harrisburg, and Carlisle can schedule a test drive by giving us a call today!

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Fred Beans Ford of Mechanicsburg

6320 Carlisle Pike
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