2016 Honda Civic vs. 2016 Ford Focus
Car buyers in Billings and Laurel looking for a sedan that packs power and features into one sleek package look to the top performers in the class, the 2016 Honda Civic and the 2016 Ford Focus.
A High-Performing Sedan
Prospective car buyers in Laurel look for a balance of power and efficiency when shopping for a sedan, and the 2016 Honda Civic does not disappoint. Available in 5 different trim levels, the Honda Civic lets you choose a model that’s fits your needs. The 2016 Civic comes standard with a 2.0L DOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine that puts out 158 hp. With this engine and a CVT, the 2016 Civic LX can achieve 31 mpg city/ 41 mpg highway.* With the available 174-hp 1.5L engine, the Civic can achieve 31 mpg city/42 mpg highway.*
The 2016 Ford Focus also has a number of engine options available, but the standard Focus models top out at only 160 hp. The Ford Focus has also been given lower ratings on its performance, particularly in regards to acceleration, while the 2016 Honda Civic has been praised for its turbo charged engine performance. Efficiency tops out at 30 mpg city/42 mpg highway — close to the Civic’s 1.5L engine, but much less preferable when you consider that, to achieve those ratings, the Focus must be equipped with a 123-hp 1.0L engine and a six-speed manual transmission.
Infotainment and Safety
The 2016 Honda Civic sports many top-of-the-line features that put it on par with a luxury vehicle. The Civic is available with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, allowing you to sync the Driver Information Center with major smartphone models and give you control of your apps and entertainment through the vehicle’s systems. Some of the impressive safety features of the Civic include Honda-exclusive body design (ACE body structure) engineered for superior protection in the event of a collision and a multi-angle rearview camera for assistance in navigating tight spots.
The 2016 Ford Focus does feature a rearview camera, but does not allow for multi-angle views, nor does it include the popular Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™ applications. The 2016 Honda Civic sports features that give it an edge over the 2016 Ford Focus.
Drive the 2016 Honda Civic at Underriner Honda in Billings
Come to Underriner Honda at 3643 Pierce Parkway in Billings, MT to see why the 2016 Honda Civic tops the 2016 Ford Focus. Call our friendly sales staff at 406.255.2310 or send us a message online to check our inventory or schedule a test-drive. You don’t want to miss out on a great value like this!
* Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.