2016 Ford Focus vs 2016 Chevy Cruze

For industry giants like Ford and Chevy, it’s pretty safe to say that they know what they’re doing when it comes to compact car. After years of experimentation and innovation, compact cars like the Ford Focus and the Chevy Cruze are among the most efficient gasoline vehicles not only on the market, but in history. So when deciding between the 2016 Ford Focus vs 2016 Chevy Cruze, a common debate, making a final decision often comes down to minor details.

While both models definitely have their own sense of style, offer great convenience features and have their own history of great reviews, odds are you’re just going to end up with one in your garage. So help you decide exactly which model is better for you, take a look at our comprehensive model comparison show in the chart below.

For the sake of our comparison, we’ve limited our comparison to two similar trim grades of each model, the 2016 Ford Focus S Sedan and the 2016 Chevy Cruze L.

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2016 Ford Focus S Sedan
2016 Chevy Cruze L
2.0-liter I4 Engine 1.4-liter Turbo IF
160 Horsepower / 146 lb-ft Torque Performance 153 Horsepower / 177 lb-ft Torque
Optional 6-speed automatic Transmission 6-speed manual
$17,225 MSRP $16,620

Benefits of the 2016 Ford Focus in Brainerd, MN

As you can see in the chart, both models have their strengths. And as the base trims of both vehicles, they offer the most inexpensive option. So if you’re looking to have all of the bells and whistles added to your ride, of course both models are able to accommodate with technology and comfort upgrades.

We here at Houston Ford of Pine River think that you’ll find the Ford Focus to offer a superior interior, thanks to its wide range of available technology. Whether you’re looking for it to keep you safe or entertained, there’s plenty to find inside the Focus.

Interior technology for the 2016 Focus includes a rearview camera – a standard feature- as well as the Ford SYNC 3 information and entertainment interface which provides you with all of the navigation, entertainment and communication applications you’ll need on the road.

If you’re interested in getting behind the wheel of a 2016 Ford Focus near Brainerd, MN, contact us here at Houston Ford for more information and to schedule an appointment for a test drive.

2016 Ford Focus interior front seats
2016 Ford Focus interior driver's seat steering wheel
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2016 Ford Focus hatchback
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