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2014 Kia Optima

2014 Ford Fusion

  2014 Kia Optima 2014 Ford Fusion
MSRP
$21,500
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$21,970
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Invoice $20,579 $20,488
MPG
City/Highway
20/34 22/41
Rating
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
9.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2014 Kia Optima is a sensible and spacious four-door sedan, but it moonlights as something a little more stylish and adventuresome. Read Full Review The 2014 Ford Fusion has stunning good looks, satisfying performance, and top-notch safety and fuel economy--all without skimping on the interior space and ride comfort that really means something to mid-size sedan shoppers. Read Full Review
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Likes:

  • Handsome exterior, made even sharper
  • Simple dash layout
  • Improved seats
  • Plush interior (Limited)
  • Good value for the money

Dislikes:

  • Tough getting in and out of back seats
  • A little noisier inside than top rivals

Likes:

  • Rock-star good looks
  • Great cabin design
  • Taut, inspired handling
  • Manual transmission, excellent turbo fours
  • Advances on the hybrid, plug-in hybrid front

Dislikes:

  • Just average back-seat room
  • You pay a premium for the best mpg
  • Gloss plastic interior trim
  • No rearview camera on base car
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