2016 Ford Focus ST vs. 2016 Honda Civic Review

Comparison Review

The Ford Focus ST offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Honda Civic. The Ford Focus ST will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda Civic.

With the Honda Civic you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Ford Focus ST, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 ST is somewhat more expensive than 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 Focus ST will cost more in transportation costs than the Honda Civic.

The Ford Focus ST is a little wider than the Honda Civic, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. The Ford Focus ST is slightly shorter than the Honda Civic, which may make it easier to park.

Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Ford Focus ST does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Honda Civic.

The Ford Focus ST has a larger turning radius than the Honda Civic, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Focus ST has a much more powerful engine than the Honda Civic. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

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

The Ford Focus ST comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Civic.

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2016 Ford
Focus ST

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MSRP*: $24,425

2016 Honda

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MSRP*: $19,050 - $26,125
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 3.40%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 1.68%
City MPG: 22 26 - 31
Highway MPG: 30 38 - 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
Invoice*: $23,326 $17,711 - $24,262

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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