When we compare the Buick Verano's and the Ford Fusion's specifications and ratings, the Buick Verano has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars and base engine power. The Ford Fusion has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Buick Verano's and the Ford Fusion's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Buick Verano vs. Ford Fusion Pricing
A used 2017 Buick Verano ranges from $8,998 to $19,400 while a used 2017 Ford Fusion is priced between $10,995 to $21,193.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Buick Verano’s base engine makes 180 horsepower, and the Ford Fusion base engine makes 175 horsepower. The Verano is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 484 miles. The Fusion is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 528 miles. This gives the Ford Fusion the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Buick Verano. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Ford Fusion has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Buick Verano and Ford Fusion are comparable in regards to rear head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Ford Fusion has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.