When car buyers are looking for a midsize SUV that will fit their small family's needs, they will definitely want to give the 2022 Ford Edge a try. Why not? After all, this one is gifted with comfort and reliable technologies to love. In the case of the 2022 Toyota 4Runner, it is also praised for its spacious cabin. Does that mean it is better than the Ford Edge? Let us find the answer through this comparison.

Design & Style

The 2022 Toyota 4Runner registers better exterior dimensions than the Ford Edge, at least in terms of length and height. Considering width, on the other hand, points go to the Ford. When it comes to the cargo area, the Toyota gets 47 cubic feet of room for your belongings, while the Ford has over 39 cubic feet, which certainly passes as above average for its classification.

The 2022 Ford Edge is much impressive in terms of cabin design when compared to the 2022 4Runner version though. This can be seen with the high-quality materials used for its construction. While both cars promise to sit five, the Ford wins again on this aspect because there is more legroom and headroom in it than the Toyota.

Technology & Safety

The 2022 Ford Edge's appeal is boosted a little bit more by its eye-catching 12-inch vertical display for its SYNC 4A infotainment system. This is more than just a big-sized touch screen, because it is loaded with functionalities that you will truly appreciate. Other technologies for the ride include Amazon Alexa, besides Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and safety driver aids like pedestrian detection, lane departure warning, and lane keep assist, among others.

That of the 2022 4Runner only uses an eight-inch touch screen, which is praised for its straightforward menus. This also offers Amazon Alexa as a standard. Safety wise, the driver aids in the ride are not as pleasing as what the Ford Edge offers.


The 2022 Ford Edge is given an engine that can generate up to 250 horsepower while the Toyota's V6 garners 270 horsepower of results for the said ride. That said, fuel efficiency is better for the Edge since it scores 21 mpg and 28 mpg for city and highway driving, respectively, in contrast to the 4Runner's 16 mpg and 19 mpg results.

The Bottom Line

The 2022 Toyota 4Runner may be bigger in terms of cargo space and swifter in terms of acceleration, but that does not mean it is better than the 2022 Ford Edge. The Edge has an edge over it because it is much spacious inside, and has more than enough reliable features to offer. Not to forget, it is also a more fuel efficient option over its Toyota counterpart.

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