A head to head comparison of a 2017 Ford Focus to a 2017 Chevrolet Sonic in Engine Performance Near Verde Valley, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Verde Valley Journal
  • Sep 17th 2017 - 6 days ago
  • Verde Valley, AZ
  • Share This Story

Compared To Chevrolet Sonic 2017



The Focus’ standard 2.0 DOHC 4 cyl. produces 22 more horsepower (160 vs. 138) and 21 lbs.-ft. more torque (146 vs. 125) than the Sonic’s standard 1.8 DOHC 4 cyl.

As tested in Car and Driver the Ford Focus 4 cyl. is faster than the Chevrolet Sonic turbo 4 cyl. (manual transmissions tested):

 

Focus

Sonic

Zero to 60 MPH

7.5 sec

8.2 sec

Zero to 100 MPH

21.9 sec

24.7 sec

Quarter Mile

16.2 sec

16.5 sec

Speed in 1/4 Mile

89 MPH

85 MPH

As tested in Consumer Reports the Ford Focus 4 cyl. is faster than the Chevrolet Sonic 4 cyl. (automatics tested):

 

Focus

Sonic

Zero to 60 MPH

8.5 sec

9.3 sec

45 to 65 MPH Passing

5.7 sec

6.6 sec

Quarter Mile

16.5 sec

17.1 sec

Speed in 1/4 Mile

87.5 MPH

82.5 MPH