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2020 Ford Fusion Hybrid vs. 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid Review

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2020 Ford
Fusion Hybrid

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2021 Honda
Accord Hybrid

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MSRP*
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$28,000 to $34,595
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$26,570 to $36,440
Invoice* $26,600 to $32,865 $25,330 to $33,594
MPG - City 43 44 - 48
MPG - Hwy 41 41 - 48
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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.

*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 feel a little more squished in the Ford Fusion Hybrid than in the Honda Accord Hybrid, due to the Ford Fusion Hybrid's smaller rear head- and legroom. The Ford Fusion Hybrid will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda Accord Hybrid.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Ford Fusion Hybrid as you will with the Honda Accord Hybrid, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the Honda Accord Hybrid. 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 Ford Fusion Hybrid is much higher than that for the Honda Accord Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Fusion Hybrid is much wider than the Honda Accord Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Ford Fusion Hybrid is slightly shorter than the Honda Accord Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Honda Accord Hybrid do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Ford Fusion Hybrid has about the same turning radius as the Honda Accord Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Honda Accord Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Ford Fusion Hybrid and the Honda Accord Hybrid. The Ford Fusion Hybrid has significantly less cargo room than the Honda Accord Hybrid, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Ford Fusion Hybrid comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Accord Hybrid.