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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD
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2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD
MSRP
$29,990
Invoice
$28,412
Average Price Paid
$28,560
157 listings nationwide

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2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD
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2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,623
72 listings nationwide

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2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,211
13 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD
Keith Barry Preview:

The Ford C-Max is a bit of an oddity in the U.S. In the rest of the world, it would be called an MPV (multi-purpose vehicle), which is kind of like a compact minivan or tall wagon. Her...

2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

The Leaf is approaching its first full decade of being on sale, and during those years, it’s doubled its range, reduced its charge time, and put its speedometer in the right place. But...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 6
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD
40
writes:
Currently own a Ford C-Max Titanium Energi. Love the car. The EV only range is only 25 miles but gas & electri...
Power Ranked 2018 Honda Clarity Hybrid Plug-In worse.
"More horsepower, torque and able to operates without use of gas engine until the EV battery is depleted."
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Honda Clarity Hybrid Plug-In worse.
"Better fuel economy on our electric, more power, more storage due to full hatchback. Some of the tech in the Clarity is nice such as brake lock, adaptive cruise, right turn camera, Auto door locks, Auto park."
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writes:
The Ford C-Max SE Energi lacks the push button start and remote start that the upper trim has, which are impor...
Family Car Ranked 2015 Chevrolet Volt FWD worse.
"Storage space, seating, ground clearance, approach angle, gasoline engine performance, standard backup cameras."
Value Ranked 2015 Chevrolet Volt FWD better.
"Electric engine performance, electric battery capacity, remote start, and designed to be a PHEV."
2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD
writes:
It is lightweight its made of aluminum and carbon-fiber so that makes it very lightweight and it has a small g...
Looks/Style Ranked 2015 BMW i3 RWD with Range Extender better.
"It looks like a concept car something brand new not like every other car"
Back Seats Ranked 2015 BMW i3 RWD with Range Extender better.
"The door is open so that it makes it very easy to get in and out of the back seat and the front seat"

Specs

2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD
2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission 1-Speed Dual Clutch
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
41 MPG
124 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
38 MPG
99 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Electric
Cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
12.3:1
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Displacement
2,000 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.44 in x 3.27 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 42.1 in
Back Legroom 36.5 in 33.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 19.2 cu ft 23.6 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,020 lbs
Exterior
Length 173.6 in 176.4 in
Width 82.1 in 70.5 in
Height 63.9 in 61.4 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2017 Ford C-Max Energi
SE FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Kona Blue Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • White Gold Metallic
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System
  • Equipment Group 401A
  • Equipment Group 402A
  • Panoramic Fixed Glass Roof
2019 Nissan Leaf
S FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Super Black

Option Packages

  • [F01] S Charge Package

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