Let us compare what is under the hood of the Ford Fusion vs Honda Accord 2015
The 2015 Ford Fusion will give you a bunch load of options to choose from like, the 4 cylinder 2.5 liter engine, the 1.5 and 1.6 4 cylinder turbocharged engine these are front wheel drive models and lastly the 4 cylinder 2.0 liter version which has an all wheel drive option. While the 2015 Honda Accord will come out with the 2.4 liter 4 cylinder version with fuel injection, and the 3.5 liter engine which will extract around 278 horse power, clearly we can see Honda is focused on raw power while Ford is based on economy.
In addition to this, Ford has sought to improvise the engines mileage by introducing the 2015 Ford Fusion Hybrid. This version has a 2.0 liter engine combined with an electric motor, which can churn about 47 miles to a gallon. 21 miles in electric mode and when recharged completely, in terms of gas as well as full charge to the battery, this vehicle and travel a distance of 610 miles. This engine delivers around 188 horse power compared to Honda Accords 185 horse power. Hybrid version of Honda Accords has a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine and can only do 13 miles on the battery which is pretty low compare to Ford’s Fusion.
In terms of design, the 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid may have some slight exterior changes, and somewhat may remind you of the BMW 5 Series. The 2015 Ford Fusion Hybrid on the other hand as a classy look to it, and the first doubt that comes into ones mind is that, is it a Aston Martin? There has been a few new innovations implemented by Ford to it’s interiors like heated steering, ventilated seats, and inflated seat belts which has improvised in terms of comfort. The Accord on the other hand, has made changes in the color options as well as a slight change in the design of the wheels. Both vehicles have camera’s mounted around the vehicle to ensure the safety of the passengers.
The Ford hybrid will be around the $23k mark while the plug in Energi system will cost you under $40k. While the Accord Hybrid will cost $35k and the Plug in version around $41k mark.
If you want a vehicle that has a more economy to power ratio, the 2015 Ford Fusion is just the right car, It also has a better traveling range in comparison to Honda’s Accord. If you want more power to economy ratio then Honda Accord is the right choice for you.