Ford Focus vs. Honda Civic

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 Blue

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$17,950
$18,940 - $20,740 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 hp
158 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L I
2.0L I

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
42.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
39.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.2 in.
37.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
37.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.2 cu. ft.
15.1 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel

Tire Width

Tire Width
P195/65HR15
P215/50HR17 - P215/55HR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
106.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
36 ft.
35.7 ft.

Length

Length
178.5 in.
182.3 in.

Width

Width
71.8 in.
70.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2935 - 2959 lbs.
2742 - 2761 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
160 hp
158 hp

Torque

Torque
146 ft. lbs.
138 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Optional

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
12.4 gal.
12.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
30 - 32 mpg
34 - 31 mpg

City

City
25 - 26 mpg
28 - 31 mpg

Highway

Highway
34 - 38 mpg
40 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford Focus
Honda Civic Sedan

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
90.7 ft³.
97.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2935 - 2959 lbs.
2742 - 2761 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 - 31 mpg.
7.0

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
25 - 26 mpg.
32 - 34 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 - 38 mpg.
28 - 31 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
992
40 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
44W - 44Z
1 - 6

Trans Type

Trans Type
5 - 6
CVT w/OD - Manual w/OD

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD
2.53 - 0.41 - 3.64

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.42 - 4.18
2.08

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.14 - 2.32
1.36

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.35 - 1.45
1.02

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.96 - 1.03
0.83

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.80
0.69

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65
2.71 - 3.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.35 - 3.42
4.11 - 4.68

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.82 - 3.85
5.1 - 5.5

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
590
Strut

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.7 - 6.3
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Short And Long Arm
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
P215/50HR17 - P215/55HR16

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Short And Long Arm
P215/50HR17 - P215/55HR16

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P195/65HR15
Compact

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P195/65HR15
16 X 7 - 17 X 7 in.

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
16 X 7 - 17 X 7 in.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 5.5 in.
Compact in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 5.5 in.
Aluminum - Steel

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Aluminum - Steel

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Rack-Pinion

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
35.7 ft.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
4-Wheel Disc

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36 ft.
4-Wheel

Brake Type

Brake Type
Front Disc/Rear Drum
Yes

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Yes

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
11.1 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.9 in.
10.2 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
9 in.
12.4 gal.

Drum - Rear

Drum - Rear
Yes
39.3 in.

Rear Drum Diam x Width

Rear Drum Diam x Width
9 in.
42.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
12.4 gal.
57 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.3 in.
53.7 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
37.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.6 in.
37.4 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.9 in.
55 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38 in.
47.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.2 in.
106.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53.7 in.
182.3 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
52.7 in.
70.8 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
55.7 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
178.5 in.
60.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
71.8 in.
61.5 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.7 in.
15.1 ft³.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
61.2 in.
Civic

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.4 in.
Compact

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.2 ft³.
Sedan

Model Group

Model Group
Focus
2.0

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
DOHC

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
aluminum

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
4