When comparing the Ford Fusion's and the Jaguar XF's specifications and ratings, the Ford Fusion has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, reliability, resale value, interior volume and overall quality score. The Jaguar XF has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Ford Fusion's and the Jaguar XF's specifications and ratings, the Ford Fusion is a better car than the Jaguar XF.
Ford Fusion vs. Jaguar XF Pricing
A used 2020 Ford Fusion ranges from $16,997 to $25,151 while a used 2020 Jaguar XF is priced between $24,313 to $43,820.
Ford Fusion vs. Jaguar XF Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Ford Fusion loses 50 percent of its value and the Jaguar XF loses 59.7 percent of its value. This means the Ford Fusion retains 9.8 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Jaguar XF.
Ford Fusion vs. Jaguar XF Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Ford Fusion is 8.3 out of 10 while the Jaguar XF's quality rating is 7.3 out of 10. This results in the Ford Fusion being ranked 6 out of 13 Best Midsize Cars and the Jaguar XF being ranked 19 out of 29 Best Luxury Midsize Cars.
Ford Fusion vs. Jaguar XF Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Ford Fusion is 8.4 out of 10. For the Jaguar XF the reliability rating is 7.7 out of 10. This gives the Ford Fusion a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Jaguar XF.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Ford Fusion’s base engine makes 175 horsepower, and the Jaguar XF base engine makes 247 horsepower. The Fusion is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 512 miles. The XF is rated to deliver an average of 28 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 663 miles. This gives the Jaguar XF the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Ford Fusion. The Fusion uses regular unleaded, and the XF uses premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are midsize cars, the Ford Fusion has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room. The Jaguar XF has the advantage in the area of cargo space.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Ford Fusion has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.