Compare 2012 Toyota Prius vs 2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid

2012 Toyota Prius
2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid
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5-Door HB One (SE)
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door HB One 51 48 $21,864 $23,015
5-Door HB Two 51 48 $22,560 $24,000
5-Door HB Three 51 48 $23,799 $25,565
5-Door HB Four 51 48 $26,284 $28,235
5-Door HB Five 51 48 $27,744 $29,805
2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,864
N/A
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,015
N/A
Monthly Payment Estimate
$384 / month
$0 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2012 Toyota Prius remains the highest-mileage car offered in the U.S., and it's a practical and capacious mid-size hatchback with room for five The 2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid scores with its deft hybrid integration, and for preserving so much of the Fusion's basic goodness.
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Fuel Economy
City
51 mpg N/A mpg
Highway
48 mpg N/A mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Midsize Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
36.0
Front Head Room (in)
38.6
Second Hip Room (in)
51.2
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.7
Second Head Room (in)
37.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.1
Front Leg Room (in)
42.5
Passenger Capacity
5
Front Hip Room (in)
52.7
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.7
Track Width, Front (in)
60.0
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5
Length, Overall (in)
175.6
Height, Overall (in)
58.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.8
Wheelbase (in)
106.3
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
67.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
21.6
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
34.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
- TBD -
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P195/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size
T135/80D16
Front Tire Order Code
NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3042
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD -
Engine
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
105 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA
Displacement
1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
98 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas/Electric I4
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
50
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
48
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
51
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Type
1
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Order Code
NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Description Cont.
Continuously Variable Ratio
Summary
Vehicle Name
Toyota Prius
Body Style
Hatchback
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
NA
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
NA
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
3.8
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
10
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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