Ford Focus vs. Ford Fusion: Which is Right For You?

Are you in the market for a new Ford sedan? Have you narrowed down your choices to the Ford Fusion or Ford Focus? Whether you are looking for a smaller sedan, hatchback, or mid-sized vehicle, you can't go wrong with a Ford.  We'll compare the two to help you decide which one is right for you. Once you've decided on the 2018 Ford Focus or Fusion, make sure to stop by our dealership in Colquitt, GA for a test drive.

The 2018 Ford Fusion


The larger 2018 Ford Fusion has much to offer for its class, with many engine options to boot. The Fusion's base 2.5-liter engine produces 175 hp and 175 lb-ft of torque. But this can be bumped up depending on engine type. 

The Fusion interior can comfortably seat five for your next road trip. Not to mention has the space to hold all of your treasures along the way, specifically 16 ft of cargo! And feel free to stretch to your heart's content, front and rear legroom is 44.3 and 38.3 inches respectively. 

For those interested in the tech components of the Fusion, the 2018 Fusion comes standard with Sync infotainment system displayed on a 4.2-inch center display. The standard four-speaker system can be upgraded to a six-speaker system.  

One of the best parts about the 2018 Ford Fusion is its five-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA. In testing the 2018 Fusion is considered a 2017 Top Safety Pick. The Driver Assist package includes automatic high beams, lane keep assist, and rain-sensing wipers to keep you safe on the road.

The 2018 Ford Focus

Although a step down in size from the Fusion, the 2018 Ford Focus still holds it's own. This compact car is ranked #4 in overall compact cars and # 6 in hatchbacks by U.S. News Cars given it can be either depending on trim level. So, if you are looking for a smaller sedan or hatchback, the Focus is for you. 

With multiple trim levels, you can find every part of the SUV or hatchback you are looking for in the Focus. Depending on trim level, there are 4 available engine options for the Focus.  The base engine is a 2.0-liter I-4 that develops 160 hp and 146 lb-ft of torque. 

Looking inside the 2018 Ford Focus, you'll find it seats 5, but with a tad less legroom than the Ford Fusion. The Focus sedan offers 13.2 cubic feet of cargo space in the truck, and the hatchback offers 23.3 cubic feet behind the rear seats, perfect for getting your groceries home. 

The tech offerings of the 2018 Ford Focus are similar to those of the Fusion. The standard focus tech includes Sync infotainment system displayed on a 4.2-inch center screen. Not to mention, the 2018 Ford Focus received the highest overall safety rating of five stars from the NHTSA for sedan and hatchback body styles.

Visit Us Today to Test Drive the 2018 Ford Fusion or Ford Focus in Colquitt, GA

Whether you prefer the 2018 Ford Fusion or Focus, either choice is a great option for your next sedan or hatchback. The safety and interior features of both vehicles cannot be beaten. Let our dedicated team of sales professionals help you make a perfect choice. 

Contact us today at  229-758-3381 and make sure to stop by our dealership at 228 W Crawford St, Colquitt, GA 39837.


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Franklin's Spring Creek Ford

228 West Crawford Street
Directions Colquitt, GA 39837

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