Compare 2011 Ford Fiesta vs 2011 Honda CR-Z

2011 Ford Fiesta
2011 Honda CR-Z
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4-Door Sedan S
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Fiesta 4-Door Sedan S 28 37 $12,773 $13,200
Fiesta 4-Door Sedan SE 28 37 $13,995 $14,500
Fiesta 4-Door Sedan SEL 28 37 $15,969 $16,600
Fiesta 5-Door HB SE 28 37 $14,935 $15,500
Fiesta 5-Door HB SES 28 37 $16,815 $17,500
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3-Door CVT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
CR-Z 3-Door CVT 35 39 $18,871 $19,995
CR-Z 3-Door CVT EX 35 39 $20,337 $21,555
CR-Z 3-Door CVT EX w/Navi 35 39 $22,029 $23,355
CR-Z 3-Door Manual 31 37 $18,260 $19,345
CR-Z 3-Door Manual EX 31 37 $19,726 $20,905
CR-Z 3-Door Manual EX w/Navi 31 37 $21,418 $22,705
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,773
$18,871
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,200
$19,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$220 / month
$333 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.8
7.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
If you're set on stylish and small, the 2011 Ford Fiesta might be your only choice, though you might miss the solid, roomy feel of a Fit. The 2011 Honda CR-Z blazes a new trail for eco-performance—but we’re not quite following.
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Fuel Economy
City
28 mpg 35 mpg
Highway
37 mpg 39 mpg
Vehicle
Number of Passenger Doors
4 -
EPA Classification
Subcompact Two Seater
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in)
49.0 -
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 42.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
85.1 49.1
Front Hip Room (in)
50.6 51.5
Second Leg Room (in)
31.2 -
Front Head Room (in)
39.1 36.9
Passenger Capacity
5 2
Second Hip Room (in)
49.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.7 53.8
Second Head Room (in)
37.1 -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
58.0 54.9
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.7 59.1
Wheelbase (in)
98.0 95.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.8 68.5
Track Width, Front (in)
57.7 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Length, Overall (in)
173.6 160.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
12.8 25.1
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
7.9 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 x - TBD - - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16 10.6
Steering
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
14.3 12.8
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.4 35.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
185/65R15 P195/55VR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
185/65R15 P195/55VR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2578 2690
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x - TBD - 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
4.8 4.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
120 @ 6350 122 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas/Electric I4
Fuel System
SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
112 @ 5000 123 @ 1000 - 2000
Engine Order Code
99J NA
Displacement
1.6L/97 1.5L/91
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
28 35
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
32 37
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
37 39
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.61 5.67-2.17
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04 NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.07 4.20
Drivetrain
Front-wheel drive Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.95 NA
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Continuously Variable
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.85 3.17-0.53
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 NA
Trans Type
5 1
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.76 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Ford Fiesta Honda CR-Z
Body Style
4-Door Sedan 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.87 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Twist Beam Torsion Beam
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.8 5.1
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
7 - TBD -
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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