The Chevy Blazer Vs. The Ford Edge
Comparing Chevy and Ford Mid-Sized SUVs in the Features that Matter Most to You
If it is time to upgrade your ride to something a little larger, perhaps you're ready for a mid-size SUV to fit your busy life. But what features are the most important when looking for your next car. At Burns Chevrolet of Gaffney, we know you value safety for your family and the kids may appreciate certain entertainment options. For comparisons sake we'll examine the Chevy Blazer against the Ford Edge.
Size & Legroom
Whether you are taking a family trip to Spartanburg or Boiling Springs, your family will want room to spread out in the back seat of your SUV. The 2019 Chevy Blazer checks in at 191.4 inches long, with a 112.7-inch wheel base. That narrowly edges out the Ford Edge with its 188.1 inches in length and 112.2-inch wheelbase. But when it comes to legroom, the Edge comes out slightly ahead with one-inch more in the front and back.
Far and away one of the most important features to families, is safety. Both models have a generous standard safety package. The Chevy Blazer starts with a hill-start assist and an alert that warns you to check the car seat in the back.
Chevy Blazer Available Safety Features:
- Rear Camera Mirror
- Blind Spot Monitors
- Rear Parking Sensors
- Trailer Sway Control
- Active Lane Control
- Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
- Forward Collision Warning
The Ford Edge includes many of the same quality safety features and adds rear cross-traffic warning. It does not include the backseat monitor.
Both the Ford Edge and Chevy Blazer have their versions of an infotainment package. The Blazer has the Infotainment 3 software, the Edge with its Sync 3 program. Both include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, as well as Bluetooth and 4G Wi-Fi hot spot. The Blazer comes with an eight-inch touchscreen.
Visit Burns Chevrolet of Gaffney to Discover The Chevy Blazer
There are many factors to consider when shopping for your new family SUV. Visit Burns Chevrolet of Gaffney to discover which ones are important to you. We're just 30 minutes away from Shelby. We're ready to answer your questions.