2016 Subaru WRX STI vs. 2017 Ford Fusion Energi Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Fusion Energi than the Subaru WRX STI, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Subaru WRX STI and the Ford Fusion Energi in the front seats.

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 Subaru WRX STI is somewhat more expensive than the Ford Fusion Energi. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Subaru WRX STI carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Since the Subaru WRX STI is much slimmer than the Ford Fusion Energi, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Subaru WRX STI, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford Fusion Energi.

Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Subaru WRX STI does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford Fusion Energi.

The Subaru WRX STI has a smaller turning radius than the Ford Fusion Energi, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Subaru WRX STI has a much more powerful engine than the Ford Fusion Energi. 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 Subaru WRX STI and the Ford Fusion Energi. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Subaru WRX STI will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Ford Fusion Energi.

The Subaru WRX STI comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford Fusion Energi.

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2016 Subaru

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MSRP*: $34,695 - $39,995

2017 Ford
Fusion Energi

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MSRP*: $33,120 - $41,120
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City MPG: 17 --
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 23 --
Engine(s): Horizontal Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $32,820 - $37,750 $31,299 - $38,859

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.