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2017 Chevy Cruze vs 2017 Ford Focus

When searching for the perfect new car, there are a lot of variables that you have to consider. First, you must decide what type of vehicle would best fit your specific needs. The next step is figuring out what features and options you would like to have in your new car. One of the most popular vehicle segments in the auto industry is the compact car. Whether it be a sedan or hatchback body style you choose, they can offer some incredible technology and exciting performance on the road. Two of the top contenders in this highly popular vehicle segment include the Chevy Cruze and the Ford Focus. If you’re not sure which new car is the best choice for you, this detailed comparison between the 2017 Chevy Cruze vs 2017 Ford Focus should help you decide.

Both the Chevy Cruze and Ford Focus are offered as either a four-door sedan or as a hatchback and are available in multiple trim levels. Within each trim level of the new Cruze and Focus you’ll find a different amount of technology features and comfort options to choose from, but one of these new cars does give you more than the other at a much better price.

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2017 Chevy Cruze VS 2017 Ford Focus
$16,975 MSRP $16,775
Sedan/Hatchback Body Styles Sedan/Hatchback
Automatic/Manual Transmission Options Automatic/Manual
Yes Active Safety Features Yes

2017 Chevy Cruze and 2017 Ford Focus Comparison

Both the Chevy Cruze and Ford Focus offer an impressive amount of features and options to choose from which is why they are such close competitors. On the inside of the 2017 Chevy Cruze you’ll find a long list of high-tech features and comfort options that include driver and passenger favorites like 4G LTE Wi-Fi, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, a touchscreen infotainment system, Bluetooth connectivity and much more. While the 2017 Ford Focus does offer a similar list of features, it just doesn’t compare to the offerings of the new Chevy Cruze.

When it comes to performance and fuel efficiency, you’ll notice a big difference when comparing the 2017 Chevy Cruze vs 2017 Ford Focus. The new Chevy Cruze offers you a turbocharged diesel engine option that is capable of giving you up to 52 mpg on the highway. The Ford Focus can only manage to deliver up to 41 mpg when opting for its most fuel-efficient engine, the 1.0-liter EcoBoost® three-cylinder.

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