newcars.com®

2014 Ford Fusion Energi vs. 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 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 Energi than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Ford Fusion Energi and the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Ford Fusion Energi you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, due to its larger tank size and better 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). Whether you pick the Ford Fusion Energi or the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, it's going to cost you about the same. 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 Energi and the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution have similar Destination Charges.

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

Drivetrain
The Ford Fusion Energi has much less torque than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Ford Fusion Energi has a smaller turning radius than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Fusion Energi is significantly less powerful than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Ford Fusion Energi and the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. The Ford Fusion Energi has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Warranty
The Ford Fusion Energi comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Watch Video

Compare the 2014 Ford Fusion Energi and the 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Get your best price before going to the dealer!

2014 Ford
Fusion Energi

More Details & Photos New 2014 Ford Fusion Energi
MSRP*: $34,700 - $36,500

2014 Mitsubishi
Lancer Evolution

More Details & Photos New 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
MSRP*: $34,995 - $38,195
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,000 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 5.85% --
City MPG: 40
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
17
Highway MPG: 36 22 - 23
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
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $32,011 - $33,671 $33,518 - $36,584

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.

Monthly Trend for:
2014 Ford Fusion Energi

Days On Lot DataDays On Lot Trends

See Detailed Analysis

Monthly Trend for:
2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

Days On Lot DataDays On Lot Trends

See Detailed Analysis

Car Chooser

Still Deciding?

Use Car Chooser from NewCars.com to narrow your new car search by body type, price, make, fuel economy and much more!

Compare your contenders side by side and review the details of each new car you've filtered down to. See available styles, options, rebates and incentives for the models you're looking at.

There's no other tool quite like it!

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