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2016 Ford Focus vs 2016 Honda Civic Sedan

Awards
Features
Performance
Safety
Technical
Usability
Pricing
2016 Honda Civic Sedan
2016 Ford Focus
          Get everything you want and everything you need (and then some) in the 2016 Ford Focus.

Awards

The Ford has made safety a top priority, and it shows: the 2016 Focus has earned a coveted 5-star Overall Safety rating from the NHTSA1.
Why did KBB.com name the 2016 Ford Focus ST the Best Sporty Compact Car in its 5-Year Cost to Own Awards? Because it offers "good times without the financial guilt," and it's "an exciting car without breaking the bank." We couldn't agree more2.

Features

Is it possible to get increased visibility while using less energy? With the HID Headlights that come standard on the 2016 Ford Focus3, the answer is yes. On the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan, those brilliant, energy-efficient HID headlights are a pricey add-on.
A state-of-the-art premium sound system designed with audiophiles in mind - enjoy concert-quality sound standard on the 2016 Ford Focus4. Want it on the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan? You'll have to pay extra.
No more parallel parking jitters - the Rear Parking Aid, standard on the 2016 Ford Focus5, can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option.
2016 Ford FocusFoo2016 Honda Civic Sedanstandard3hid headlightsstandard4premium sound systemstandard5rear parking aid

Performance

Stopping power is important too, and the clear winner in this category is the 2016 Ford Focus6, with 14 more horses in braking power per ton than 2016 Honda Civic Sedan7, giving you confidence on even the steepest of grades.
Want more power and higher top speeds? Consider the 2016 Ford Focus3, boasting 176 more horses and 36 more horses per ton than the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan8.
The 2016 Ford Focus's3 increased torque - 3503 lb.-ft. vs. 1628 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride.
2016 Ford FocusFoo2016 Honda Civic Sedan1556braking power per ton14173503horsepower17481566horsepower per ton12083503torque1628

Safety

If you're driving a 2016 Ford Focus4, and stray from your lane, no worries: the optional Lane Departure Warning System will give you an audio alert, possibly helping avert an accident. If you're driving a 2016 Honda Civic Sedan, this extra layer of safety isn't even an option.
2016 Ford FocusFoo2016 Honda Civic Sedanoptional4lane departure warning system

Technical

The 2016 Ford Focus's3 all-wheel drive makes it the clear choice for anyone who loves off-roading, or simply staying on the road in slippery conditions.
2016 Ford FocusFoo2016 Honda Civic Sedanhas3all driven wheels

Usability

Offering 2 more inches in combined rear head and rear leg room than the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan7, the 2016 Ford Focus9 is roomy enough for even the tallest of your passengers to travel in comfort. Bye-bye cramped "airplane-legs," hello rear passenger comfort.
2016 Ford FocusFoo2016 Honda Civic Sedan389rear head room377389rear leg room377

Pricing

With an MSRP of $1,415 less than the 2016 Honda Civic Sedan7, the 2016 Ford Focus9 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to buy a latte every morning for a year10.
In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2016 Ford Focus's9 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2016 Honda Civic Sedan7.
2016 Ford FocusFoo2016 Honda Civic Sedan$17,2259msrp$18,640759roadside assistance37
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1 - Learn more at http://www.safercar.gov/Safety+Ratings

2 - Learn more at http://www.kbb.com/new-cars/5-year-cost-to-own-awards/best-cto-sporty-compact-car/

3 - 2016 Ford Focus 5dr HB RS

4 - 2016 Ford Focus 4dr Sdn Titanium

5 - 2016 Ford Focus 4dr Sdn SE

6 - 2016 Ford Focus 5dr HB ST

7 - 2016 Honda Civic Sedan 4dr Man LX

8 - 2016 Honda Civic Sedan 4dr CVT EX-T

9 - 2016 Ford Focus 4dr Sdn S

10 - $3.55 for latte, times 365 days = $1,295.75