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2016 Audi A3 vs. 2016 Ford Fusion Review

Comparison Review

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi A3 as you will with the Ford Fusion, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi A3 is somewhat more expensive than the Ford Fusion. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi A3 will cost more in transportation costs than the Ford Fusion.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi A3 is significantly less powerful than the Ford Fusion. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A3 and the Ford Fusion.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Audi A3 than that of the Ford Fusion.

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2016 Audi
A3

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MSRP*: $30,900 - $34,200

2016 Ford
Fusion

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MSRP*: $22,750 - $33,270
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $2,000 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.49% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 23 - 31 22
Highway MPG: 33 - 43 31 - 34
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $28,738 - $31,806 $21,329 - $30,858

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.