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2018 Buick LaCrosse vs. 2018 Ford Fusion Energi Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the Buick LaCrosse than in the Ford Fusion Energi, due to the Buick LaCrosse's smaller rear head- and legroom. The Ford Fusion Energi will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Buick LaCrosse.

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 Buick LaCrosse is somewhat more expensive than the Ford Fusion Energi. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Buick LaCrosse will cost more in transportation costs than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Dimensions
The Buick LaCrosse is about the same width as the Ford Fusion Energi. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Buick LaCrosse, which is slightly longer than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Buick LaCrosse does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford Fusion Energi.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Buick LaCrosse has a much more powerful engine than the Ford Fusion Energi. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Buick LaCrosse and the Ford Fusion Energi. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Buick LaCrosse will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Ford Fusion Energi.

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

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2018 Buick
LaCrosse

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MSRP*: $29,565 - $43,425

2018 Ford
Fusion Energi

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MSRP*: $33,305 - $41,305
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City MPG: 20 - 25 N/A
Highway MPG: 29 - 35 N/A
Engine(s): 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas), V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 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*: $29,417 - $41,688 $31,473 - $39,033

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.