In comparing the Chevrolet Aveo's and the Ford Fiesta's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Aveo has the advantage in the area of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. The Ford Fiesta has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Aveo's and the Ford Fiesta's specifications and ratings, the Ford Fiesta is a better car than the Chevrolet Aveo.
Chevrolet Aveo vs. Ford Fiesta Pricing
A used 2011 Chevrolet Aveo ranges from $3,950 to $10,217 while a used 2011 Ford Fiesta is priced between $3,996 to $10,998.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Aveo’s base engine makes 108 horsepower, and the Ford Fiesta base engine makes 119 horsepower. The Aveo is rated to deliver an average of 30 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 420 miles. The Fiesta is rated to deliver an average of 32 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 444 miles. This gives the Ford Fiesta the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Chevrolet Aveo. Both models use gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Ford Fiesta has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front leg room and cargo space. The Chevrolet Aveo has the advantage in the areas of front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Ford Fiesta has an average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.