When we compare the 2020 Ford Fusion's and the 2020 Honda Accord's specifications and ratings, the 2020 Ford Fusion has the advantage in the area of typical lower range of pricing for used cars. The 2020 Honda Accord has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, reliability, resale value, interior volume, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2020 Ford Fusion's and the 2020 Honda Accord's specifications and ratings, the 2020 Honda Accord is a better car than the 2020 Ford Fusion.
2020 Ford Fusion vs. 2020 Honda Accord Pricing
A used 2020 Ford Fusion ranges from $16,997 to $25,151 while a used 2020 Honda Accord is priced between $21,677 to $30,590.
2020 Ford Fusion vs. 2020 Honda Accord Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2020 Ford Fusion loses 50 percent of its value and the 2020 Honda Accord loses 39 percent of its value. This means the 2020 Honda Accord retains 11 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2020 Ford Fusion.
2020 Ford Fusion vs. 2020 Honda Accord Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Ford Fusion is 8.3 out of 10 while the Honda Accord's quality rating is 9.1 out of 10. This results in the Ford Fusion being ranked 6 out of 13 Best Midsize Cars and the Honda Accord being ranked 1 out of 13.
2020 Ford Fusion vs. 2020 Honda Accord Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Ford Fusion is 8.4 out of 10. For the Honda Accord the reliability rating is 9.2 out of 10. This gives the Honda Accord a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Ford Fusion.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2020 Ford Fusion’s base engine makes 175 horsepower, and the 2020 Honda Accord base engine makes 192 horsepower. The Fusion is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 512 miles. The Accord is rated to deliver an average of 33 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 562 miles. This gives the 2020 Honda Accord the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2020 Ford Fusion. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are midsize cars, the 2020 Honda Accord has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2020 Ford Fusion has the advantage in the areas of front leg room, rear head room and rear shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2020 Ford Fusion and the 2020 Honda Accord have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.