2017 Ford Focus vs 2017 Hyundai Elantra

Simply put, the Ford Focus is a great compact car and one of the best-selling cars in America. And we’ve got it right here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, Georgia. Thanks to 2017 model year improvements, you can now choose from a range of new Focus models that spans from zero emissions to high performance. As a result, there really is something for everyone in the new 2017 Ford Focus lineup because of all of the new changes and upgrades that have been implemented for the new model year.

You have plenty of options to choose from when picking out a new model in the compact sedan class. In fact, this is by far one of the most crowded segments in the automotive industry. One of the vehicles that challenges the new Ford Focus every year is the Hyundai Elantra. Therefore, we have decided to put the 2017 Ford Focus up against the 2017 Hyundai Elantra in a head-to-head-comparison to see which model is right for you.

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2017 Ford Focus VS 2017 Hyundai Elantra
160 HP Horsepower 147 HP
146 lb-ft. Torque 132 lb-ft.
26 MPG City Gas Mileage 26 MPG
36 MPG Highway Gas Mileage 36 MPG

Advantages of the 2017 Ford Focus

As you can see from the table above, the 2017 Ford Focus is the clear and easy choice. One of the ways that the new Focus is able to outpace the Elantra is with its overall performance. The 2017 Ford Focus can pump out 160 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque, while the 2017 Hyundai Elantra is only able to provide 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque.

And even though the 2017 Ford Focus boasts more power than the 2017 Hyundai Elantra, it still has the exact same gas mileage. Both the 2017 Focus and the 2017 Elantra get 26 miles per gallon in the city and 36 miles per gallon on the highway.

If you’d like to know more about everything the 2017 Ford Focus brings to the table, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our helpful and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.

2017 Ford Focus front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Ford Focus front interior passenger space
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2017 Ford Focus front side exterior

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