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2015 Ford Fiesta vs. 2015 Honda Civic Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Civic than the Ford Fiesta, due to its greater head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Honda Civic, the Ford Fiesta may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
The Honda Civic requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Ford Fiesta, making it more convenient to drive.

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). Based on MSRP, the Ford Fiesta is clearly a better financial choice over the Honda Civic. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford Fiesta and the Honda Civic have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Ford Fiesta is a little narrower than the Honda Civic, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Ford Fiesta is slightly shorter than the Honda Civic, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Ford Fiesta doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Honda Civic.

Handling
The Ford Fiesta has a smaller turning radius than the Honda Civic, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Ford Fiesta has less horsepower than the Honda Civic, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Ford Fiesta and the Honda Civic. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Ford Fiesta as you will in the Honda Civic.

Warranty
The Ford Fiesta comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Civic.

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2015 Ford
Fiesta

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MSRP*: $14,455 - $18,405

2015 Honda
Civic

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MSRP*: $18,490 - $26,740
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City MPG: 28 22 - 31
Highway MPG: 36 31 - 41
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 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*: $13,914 - $17,715 $17,193 - $25,355

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