2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback vs 2017 Toyota Yaris

Clumsy, gas-guzzling station wagons have gone by the wayside thanks to smooth-handling and efficient hatchbacks. But like the station wagon segment in its heyday, the subcompact hatchback class offers a multitude of models to choose from. That’s good for you as a consumer because, well, who doesn’t want a ton of variety when making a big decision like purchasing a new car? But it can also be a hindrance because now you have a lot of research to go through to find the model that perfectly matches your needs.

That’s why we’re here. We provide these model comparisons to make your life, and your car-buying experience, easier and less stressful. This time around, in a battle for subcompact hatchback supremacy, we’re putting the 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback up against the 2017 Toyota Yaris in a head-to-head comparison. So let’s take a closer look at both to see which model is right for you.

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2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback VS 2017 Toyota Yaris
120 HP Horsepower 106 HP
112 lb-ft. Torque 103 HP
27 MPG City Gas Mileage 30 MPG
37 MPG Highway Gas Mileage 36 MPG

Get More Power & Better Highway Fuel Efficiency with the 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback

Subcompact hatchbacks are known for their impressive fuel efficiency. The 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback and the 2017 Toyota Yaris are no different. In fact, they’re the cream of the gas mileage crop. The 2017 Yaris holds a slight advantage in terms of city fuel economy, getting 30 miles per gallon to the new Fiesta Hatchback’s 27 miles per gallon. But the 2017 Fiesta Hatchback wins the highway gas mileage competition by getting 37 miles per gallon to the 36 miles per gallon offered by the 2017 Yaris.

The similarities end there, however, as the 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback easily wins in terms of power. The new Ford Fiesta Hatchback can pump out 120 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque, while the new Yaris can only provide 106 horsepower and 103 pound-feet of torque.

In the end, with its superior power, better highway gas mileage and comparable city fuel efficiency, the 2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback is the clear choice. If you’d like to know more about the new Fiesta Hatchback, feel free to contact our helpful Akins Ford staff near Athens, Georgia. We’re here to help.

2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback front interior passenger space
2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback front interior instrument cluster
2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Ford Fiesta Hatchback side rear exterior

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