Honda Civic Type R vs. Ford Focus

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VS
Green

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$34,700
$12,568 - $15,745

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
9 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
306 hp
160 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L I
2.0L I

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
41.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
38.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.9 in.
33.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.4 in.
38 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
13.2 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Passengers

Passengers
4
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Steel

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
104.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
39.5 ft.
36 ft.

Length

Length
179.4 in.
178.5 in.

Width

Width
73.9 in.
71.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3117 .lbs
2935 - 2959 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
306 hp
160 hp

Torque

Torque
295 ft. lbs.
146 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
12.4 gal.
12.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
11 - 14 mpg
26 - 36 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
25 - 26 mpg

Highway

Highway
28 mpg
34 - 38 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

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

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

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Honda Civic Type R
Ford Focus

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
97 ft³.
90.7 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3117 lbs.
2935 - 2959 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
25 mpg.
28 - 31 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 mpg.
25 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
992

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
Regular Unleaded I-4

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
2.0 L/122

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD
44W - 44Z

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.62
5 - 6

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.12
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Manual w/OD

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.53
3.42 - 4.18

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.12
2.14 - 2.32

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.91
1.35 - 1.45

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73
0.96 - 1.03

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.76
0.80

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.11
0.65

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1
3.35 - 3.42

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
3.82 - 3.85

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
590

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
5.7 - 6.3

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Strut

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/30YR20
Short And Long Arm

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/30YR20
Strut

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Short And Long Arm

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
20 X 8.5 in.
P195/65HR15

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 X 8.5 in.
P195/65HR15

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
15 X 5.5 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
15 X 5.5 in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Compact in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Steel

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
39.5 ft.
Steel

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Steel

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Rack-Pinion

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
36 ft.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Front Disc/Rear Drum

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
4-Wheel

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12 in.
Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
12.4 gal.
10.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.3 in.
9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
Yes

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.9 in.
9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.7 in.
12.4 gal.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.4 in.
38.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.9 in.
41.9 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55 in.
55.6 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
48.8 in.
53.9 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
38 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
179.4 in.
33.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.9 in.
53.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
56.5 in.
52.7 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63 in.
104.3 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62.7 in.
178.5 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
25.7 ft³.
71.8 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
46.2 ft³.
57.7 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Civic
61.2 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
60.4 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
13.2 ft³.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
Focus

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
Compact

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
Sedan

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
2.0

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
DOHC