|2016 Ford Fusion||VS||2016 Chevy Malibu|
|2.5L I-4||Standard Engine||1.5L I-4|
|561||Miles per Tank||481|
Despite the rising popularity of crossover vehicles, mid-size sedans like the Ford Fusion and Chevy Malibu continue to be highly sought after options for family vehicles, and even premium rides at higher trim levels. Read on to learn more about the 2016 Ford Fusion vs 2016 Chevy Malibu comparison.
Both the 2016 Ford Fusion and Chevy Malibu are going to ring it at around the same MSRP. Even though the Fusion is a bit less expensive, the final cost will be more up to what incentives are being offered. Even though they’re both bigger than some compact offerings, the two still offer great fuel efficiency that comes in around the mid-30s on the highway. If you’d like to get a bit more out of your car, the Ford Fusion also has an option 1.5L I-4 to squeeze some extra miles every gallon.
One major point of separation between the two is how far they can go on a full tank of gas. Even with the Malibu’s great efficiency rating, it’s smaller tank means you’ll be stopping more frequently to fill up. Both the Ford Fusion and Malibu have plenty of space to fill up with people and cargo -- which makes them ideal for weekend trips and family getaways, but the Fusion’s extra highway miles per tank give it an edge.
The Fusion also comes with standard features that most other cars keep as just an option. Rear-view cameras, LCD screens, and automatic windows are included in your 2016 Fusion without you having to dish out extra. Voice recognition coupled with the optional Sony audio and remote start help make the Fusion even more premium and convenient.
Want to get behind the wheel of the 2016 Ford Fusion and explore what it all has to offer? Checkout what we have on the lot at Sanders Ford in Jacksonville NC. Whether you’re looking for a family vehicle or a premium car, the 2016 Ford Fusion is always a great option.