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2017 Audi A4 vs. 2017 Ford Fusion Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Fusion than the Audi A4, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Ford Fusion will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Audi A4.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Audi A4 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 A4 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 A4 will cost more in transportation costs than the Ford Fusion.

Dimensions
The Audi A4 is about the same width as the Ford Fusion. The Audi A4 is slightly shorter than the Ford Fusion, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Audi A4 and the Ford Fusion do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Audi A4 has about the same turning radius as the Ford Fusion, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi A4 is somewhat more powerful than the Ford Fusion.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi A4 and the Ford Fusion. The Audi A4 has significantly less cargo room than the Ford Fusion, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Audi A4 than that of the Ford Fusion.

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2017 Audi
A4

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MSRP*: $34,900 - $39,400

2017 Ford
Fusion

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MSRP*: $22,610 - $38,620
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 24 - 27 20 - 22
Highway MPG: 31 - 37 29 - 34
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $32,458 - $36,642 $21,592 - $36,496

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