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2017 Ford Fusion vs. 2016 Hyundai Sonata Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Fusion than the Hyundai Sonata. The Hyundai Sonata will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Ford Fusion.

Convenience
With the Hyundai Sonata you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Ford Fusion, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Fusion is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Sonata. 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 Fusion will cost more in transportation costs than the Hyundai Sonata.

Dimensions
The Ford Fusion is about the same width as the Hyundai Sonata. When looking at overall length, the Ford Fusion takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Hyundai Sonata.

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

Handling
The Ford Fusion has a larger turning radius than the Hyundai Sonata, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Fusion is somewhat more powerful than the Hyundai Sonata.

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

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Fusion is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Sonata.

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2017 Ford
Fusion

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MSRP*: $22,610 - $38,620

2016 Hyundai
Sonata

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MSRP*: $21,300 - $34,075
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $250 Up to $2,750
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 1.30%
City MPG: 20 - 22 21 - 28
Highway MPG: 29 - 34 31 - 38
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $21,592 - $36,496 $20,436 - $31,933

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.