There are many reasons we love the 2018 Ford Focus lineup so much here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. For starters, the new Ford Focus lineup gives our car-shopping customers many options to choose from thanks to its sedan and hatchback trim levels, its four powerful and capable engine choices, and its vast array of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features.
And that’s just scratching the surface of everything that makes the 2018 Focus lineup the perfect choice for anyone looking to purchase a new sedan or hatchback. To dig a little deeper, let’s take a look at this 2018 Ford Focus versus 2018 Volkswagen Golf head-to-head model comparison.
2018 Ford Focus
2018 Volkswagen Golf
|350 HP & 350 lb-ft.||Max Horsepower & Torque||170 HP & 199 lb-ft.|
|30/42 MPG||Top City/Highway Fuel Efficiency||25/34 MPG|
|23.3 ft.3||Cargo Space||17.4 ft.3|
One of the biggest advantages the 2018 Ford Focus lineup boasts over the 2018 Volkswagen Golf lineup – and all other sedan and hatchback lineups, for that matter – is its versatility. As we mentioned, the 2018 Focus lineup offers sedan and hatchback body styles. It also offers the choice between four engines. The most powerful 2018 Focus engine is capable of pumping out up to 350 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. The most fuel efficient 2018 Focus engine is capable of getting up to 30 miles per gallon in the city and 42 miles per gallon on the highway. The only engine for the 2018 VW Golf is capable of offering up to only 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque while getting up to only 25 miles per gallon in the city and 34 miles per gallon on the highway.
Thanks to its impressive hatchback model offerings, the new Ford Focus lineup is able to provide 23.3 cubic-feet of cargo space, which is far more than the 17.4 cubic-feet of cargo space provided by the new Volkswagen Golf.
For more on the 2018 Ford Focus and everything it offers, please get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.