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2014 Ford Focus vs. 2014 Scion xD Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford Focus offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Scion xD with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Scion xD, the Ford Focus may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
The Ford Focus will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Scion xD, 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). The Ford Focus is somewhat more expensive than the Scion xD. 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 Focus will cost more in transportation costs than the Scion xD.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Focus is much wider than the Scion xD, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Focus, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Scion xD.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford Focus transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Scion xD.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Focus is somewhat more powerful than the Scion xD.

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

Warranty
The Ford Focus comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Scion xD.


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2014 Ford
Focus

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MSRP*: $19,115 - $24,065

2014 Scion
xD

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MSRP*: $15,920
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 5.85% --
City MPG: 26 - 27 27
Highway MPG: 36 - 37 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $17,824 - $22,441 $15,124

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