2017 Ford Fiesta vs 2017 Toyota Yaris

The subcompact car segment is really appealing to people who are looking for a low cost car with an excellent fuel economy rating. The reigning king in this segment is Ford’s Fiesta model. The Ford Fiesta is an iconic vehicle that has been on the market for decades. Throughout the many years that this car has been around it has only grown in popularity, and the new 2017 model year is certainly going to be no exception to that. Ford has implemented some exciting new technology and safety features for the new model year that have customers very excited.

The subcompact car segment has been exploding in popularity in recent years because these vehicles offer such great value to consumers. As a result, there are more vehicles than ever vying for market share in this segment. However, the Ford Fiesta continues to be the most popular vehicle in its class. We truly believe that the new 2017 Ford Fiesta is the best vehicle in the segment. We are going to prove that by matching it up against one of its biggest competitor models, the Toyota Yaris. Continue reading to learn more about this 2017 Ford Fiesta vs 2017 Toyota Yaris comparison review.

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2017 Ford Fiesta vs 2017 Toyota Yaris
120 @ 6350 RPM Horsepower 106 @ 6000 RPM
112 @ 5000 RPM Torque 103 @ 4200 RPM
28 MPG City Fuel Economy 30 MPG
85.1 cu-ft Passenger Volume 84.4 cu-ft

2017 Ford Fiesta: Smart and Advanced

When you match up the new 2017 Ford Fiesta against the 2017 Toyota Yaris there are quite a few ways that the Fiesta is the superior vehicle, and one of them is overall performance. The 2017 Toyota Fiesta is able to produce 120 horsepower with 112 pound-feet of torque, which is very impressive for such a little car. On the other hand, the 2017 Toyota Yaris is extremely underpowered and can only make 106 horsepower with 103 pound-feet of torque. Therefore, we highly recommend going with the Fiesta if you are looking for a subcompact with great overall performance.

Also, even though the new 2017 Ford Fiesta boasts significantly better performance than the 2017 Toyota Yaris, it still has a fuel economy rating this is on par with it, which is very impressive to us. Therefore, the new Fiesta delivers the best of both worlds in regards to performance and fuel efficiency. When you combine that with the state-of-the-art technology and safety features of this vehicle, it's easy to see why the Fiesta is one of the best-selling vehicles in the segment.

Exterior on the 2017 Ford Fiesta
Couple Driving the 2017 Ford Fiesta
Interior on the 2017 Ford Fiesta
Gauges on the 2017 Ford Fiesta

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