1987 Ford Escort vs. 2002 Ford Mondeo
To start off, 2002 Ford Mondeo is newer by 15 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1987 Ford Escort. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1987 Ford Escort would be higher. At 1,751 cc (4 cylinders), 2002 Ford Mondeo is equipped with a bigger engine.
Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control.
Compare all specifications:
|1987 Ford Escort||2002 Ford Mondeo|
|Engine Size||1597 cc||1751 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Valves per Cylinder||2 valves||4 valves|
|Horse Power||0 HP||115 HP|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||5 seats|
|Vehicle Length||4070 mm||4810 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1650 mm||1820 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1320 mm||1490 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2410 mm||2760 mm|