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2015 Audi A3 vs. 2015 Ford Fusion Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Fusion Hybrid than the Audi A3, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Ford Fusion Hybrid will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi A3.

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 Hybrid. 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 Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Audi A3 is much slimmer than the Ford Fusion Hybrid, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Audi A3, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford Fusion Hybrid.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Audi A3 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford Fusion Hybrid.

Handling
The Audi A3 has a smaller turning radius than the Ford Fusion Hybrid, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi A3 is somewhat more powerful than the Ford Fusion Hybrid.

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 Hybrid.

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


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2015 Audi
A3

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MSRP*: $29,900 - $32,900

2015 Ford
Fusion Hybrid

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MSRP*: $26,475 - $32,170
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 23 - 24 --
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 33 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
IIHS Safety Information

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No Data Avail. Not Tested
Safety Rating: Side
IIHS Safety Information

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Good Not Tested
Safety Rating: Rear
IIHS Safety Information

Vehicle safety data is provided by IIHS, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, an independent, nonprofit, scientific, and educational organization dedicated to reducing deaths and injuries on the nation's highways.

Good Not Tested
Invoice*: $27,808 - $30,598 $24,688 - $29,677

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