2017 Honda Accord Hybrid vs. 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid red

Accord Hybrid

2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid gray

Fusion Hybrid

Offering a sporty and precise driving experience, the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid is perfect for the Casper and Glenrock area. In fact, with a collection of active safety features and the latest in technological comforts, the 2017 Accord Hybrid is one of the most well-rounded and robust vehicles on the road. Just take a look at how it compares to the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid, and visit Honda of Casper to test drive a 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid.

How Each Sedan Handles

With an aluminum alloy inline engine, the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid offers a total system output of 212 hp and 232 lb-ft of torque. This ensures a powerful ride as well as an economical one, and its unit-body construction includes a chassis that can effectively handle that power. Its MacPherson strut front suspension combines with a multi-link rear suspension to make for a dynamic, athletic performance. And with a narrow 109.3-inch wheelbase, the 2017 Accord Hybrid is more precise its competition.

The 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid only offers 188 hp and 129 lb-ft of torque. While another vehicle may be bested by these respectable figures, the 2017 Fusion Hybrid cannot compete with the Accord Hybrid. The same is true in regards to fuel economy — the 49 mpg city* and 47 mpg highway* EPA rating of the 2017 Honda Accord beats out the 43 mpg city and 41 mpg highway rating of the Fusion. And with a 112.2-inch wheelbase, the Fusion doesn’t offer the nuanced handling of the 2017 Accord either.

The Features of Each Sedan

Performance isn’t everything, so let’s take a look at what features both vehicles offer:

The 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid includes the following features:

  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Heated seats
  • Push-button start
  • Remote engine start
  • HomeLink
  • Multi-angle rearview camera
  • Honda LaneWatch
  • Honda Satellite-linked navigation

Meanwhile, with the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid you get the following:

  • Leather-trimmed seats available on premium models
  • Heated seats
  • Rearview camera
  • Lane-keeping system
  • Sirius XM traffic

Which Vehicle is Right for You?

Against any of its other peers, the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid would probably emerge victorious. But against the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid, it just cannot compete. The Accord is more economical, more powerful, more precise, and it offers a greater selection of available features. That means that with the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid, you can expect a drive that’s not only more sophisticated, but also more comfortable and significantly more thrilling.

Learn More About the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid at Honda of Casper

Whether you’re in the Casper, Glenrock, Riverton, Douglas, Lander, or Worland area, come visit Honda of Casper to learn more about the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid. Contact us online, call us at 307-577-9333, or stop in and see us for a test drive at 3801 CY Ave. in Casper, WY today!


*Based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.