2017 Chevy Cruze vs 2017 Ford Focus
With compacts becoming more and more popular, vehicle manufacturers have been filling them with all the best features and mechanics to make sure their compact has an edge over the competition. Chevy is no different, and we can see this strategy apparent in the 2017 Cruze. Stylish, affordable, and chock-full of all the latest and greatest interior and exterior features and extras, the new Cruze is here to see and be seen.
In order to give you a better understand of how the Cruze stacks up against other compacts in its class, we've pitted it against the popular 2017 Ford Focus. Take a look at our chart and see which hot compact is right for you.
|2017 Chevy Cruze||vs||2017 Ford Focus|
|40 Highway MPG||Fuel Economy||34 Highway MPG|
|1.4L DOHC turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with Continuously Variable Valve Timing||Engine||2.0L Ti-VCT direct-injection I-4 engine with Flex Fuel Capabilities|
|Chevrolet MyLink||Standard Infotainment||SYNC|
Test Drive the 2017 Chevy Cruze in Colorado Springs CO
As you can see from the chart, the 2017 Chevy Cruze may cost only a tiny bit more, but it makes up for it in fuel efficiency and available features. For example, only the Cruze comes standard with Teen Driver, which allows you to activate customizable vehicle settings associated with your key fob to encourage safe driving behavior. The 2017 Focus comes available with driver assistance features, but only the Cruze comes with the optional Forward Collision Alert. Finally, the Cruze comes standard with built-in 4G LTE WiFi, meaning you'll always be connected to all of your devices no matter where you go.
Each of these compacts come with cool features, but only the 2017 Chevy Cruze comes standard with Chevrolet MyLink, which features support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. These two infotainment platforms allow you to connect your compatible smartphone to your center dash display for easy access to your phone's media like music, navigation, app access, and more. And because these platforms use the same operating system as your phone, you don't need to waste time learning how to navigate. Just connect your phone and go!
Want to see the 2017 Chevy Cruze in person? Stop by Mike Maroone Colorado today and take one for a test drive!