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2015 Ford Fiesta vs. 2014 Toyota Prius c Review

Comparison Review

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

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Ford Fiesta as you will with the Toyota Prius c, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Ford Fiesta will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Toyota Prius c. 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 Toyota Prius c have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Ford Fiesta is a little wider than the Toyota Prius c, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Ford Fiesta takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Prius c.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Ford Fiesta does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Toyota Prius c.

Handling
The Ford Fiesta has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Prius c, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Fiesta has a much more powerful engine than the Toyota Prius c. 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 Ford Fiesta and the Toyota Prius c.

Warranty
The Ford Fiesta comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Prius c.

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2015 Ford
Fiesta

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MSRP*: $14,855 - $21,405

2014 Toyota
Prius c

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MSRP*: $19,080 - $23,360
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City MPG: 26 - 27 53
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 35 - 38 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $14,299 - $20,603 $18,127 - $21,746

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