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2020 BMW 228 Gran Coupe vs. 2020 Ford Fusion Energi Review

New 2020 BMW 228 Gran Coupe

2020 BMW
228 Gran Coupe

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New 2020 Ford Fusion Energi

2020 Ford
Fusion Energi

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MSRP*
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$37,500
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$37,000
Invoice* $35,375 $35,150
MPG - City 23 N/A
MPG - Hwy 33 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Fusion Energi than the BMW 228 Gran Coupe, 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe.

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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe or the Ford Fusion Energi, 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Dimensions
Since the BMW 228 Gran Coupe 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe, 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford Fusion Energi.

Handling
The BMW 228 Gran Coupe 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe and the Ford Fusion Energi. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 228 Gran Coupe 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 BMW 228 Gran Coupe than that of the Ford Fusion Energi.