2018 Ford Fusion S v. 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE


Those in the market around for a brand new midsize sedan in Elkton are probably selecting either the 2018 Ford Fusion S or the 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE. These are both premium sedans for the family, meeting many of your family vehicle needs. This is why it is so challenging to pick between these two models. Our goal at Elkton Ford is to be there for you through the entire car buying process and we know how essential the research step is when acquiring a new vehicle. We want to help you find that midsize sedan in Elkton that fits the lifestyles of you and your family the best. We have done our homework on the 2018 Ford Fusion S in addition to the 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE, finding out which one is better for the modern driver.

Beneath the hood of this model, the 2018 Ford Fusion S presents you with a 4-cylinder, 2.5-liter engine, while the 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE boasts a smaller 4-cylinder 2.4 liter engine. The 2018 Ford Fusion S has the engine immobilizer feature, which is an electronic security feature that blocks the engine from starting up until the right key is present. This means your Fusion is almost impossible to hot wire. Speaking of safety, the 2018 Fusion S offers a rear window defroster to allow for an unhindered line of sight through your rearview mirror. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE does not offer this feature. The 2018 Ford Fusion S also has a 12V power outlet for your technology and phone charging needs. If you need to charge your phone or other assorted technology through a 12V power outlet, you can't in your Hyundai Sonata SE, since it doesn't have this feature.


The 2018 Ford Fusion S is available with premium wheels, allowing you to cruise on luxury. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE doesn't have this option. The Fusion also has a wider wheelbase too, measuring 112.2 inches while the Sonata is 110.4 inches wide. The Fusion is longer than the Sonata as well, as it is 191.7 inches long. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE is a smaller 191 inches in length. This allows the Fusion to be roomier than the Sonata in parts of the cabin. Take for instance the 2018 Ford Fusion S, which presents your passengers with 38.3 inches of rear legroom. The 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE only has 35.6 inches of rear legroom.


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