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2015 Volvo S60 vs. 2014 Ford Fusion Energi Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Fusion Energi than the Volvo S60, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Ford Fusion Energi will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Volvo S60.

Convenience
The Volvo S60 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Ford Fusion Energi, 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 Volvo S60 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 Destination Charge for the Volvo S60 is much higher than that for the Ford Fusion Energi.

Dimensions
The Volvo S60 is about the same width as the Ford Fusion Energi. If you go with the Volvo S60, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford Fusion Energi.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Volvo S60 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Handling
The Volvo S60 has about the same turning radius as the Ford Fusion Energi, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Volvo S60 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.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Volvo S60 and the Ford Fusion Energi. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Volvo S60 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Volvo S60 than that of the Ford Fusion Energi.

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2015 Volvo
S60

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MSRP*: $33,300 - $45,700

2014 Ford
Fusion Energi

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MSRP*: $34,700 - $36,500
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 5.85%
City MPG: 19 - 25 40
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 28 - 37 --
Engine(s): Inline-4, Inline-5, Inline-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $31,302 - $42,958 $32,011 - $33,671

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