Jones Ford Buckeye - A head to head comparison of a 2016 Ford Focus to a 2016 Toyota Prius in Engine Performance Near Surprise, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Buckeye Journal
  • Apr 30th 2017 - 204 days ago
  • Surprise, AZ
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Compared To Toyota Prius 2016



The Focus’ optional 1.0 turbo 3 cyl. produces 2 more horsepower (123 vs. 121) than the Prius’ 1.8 DOHC 4 cyl. hybrid. The Focus’ standard 2.0 DOHC 4 cyl. produces 39 more horsepower (160 vs. 121) than the Prius’ 1.8 DOHC 4 cyl. hybrid.

As tested in Car and Driver the Ford Focus 4 cyl. is faster than the Toyota Prius (automatics tested):

Focus

Prius

Zero to 30 MPH

2.7 sec

3.2 sec

Zero to 60 MPH

7.6 sec

9.4 sec

Zero to 100 MPH

21.3 sec

28 sec

5 to 60 MPH Rolling Start

8.1 sec

9.6 sec

Passing 30 to 50 MPH

3.6 sec

4.7 sec

Passing 50 to 70 MPH

5 sec

6.3 sec

Quarter Mile

16.3 sec

17.2 sec

Speed in 1/4 Mile

89 MPH

81 MPH

Top Speed

121 MPH

115 MPH