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2018 Ford Focus
S
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$15,358
132 listings nationwide
9 GREAT deals
18 GOOD deals

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2010 Pontiac Vibe
1.8L
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$6,060
8 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Ford Focus
S
Megan Hennessey Preview:

Currently available in two body styles and a variety of trim levels, with a choice of engines and transmissions, the highly versatile and configurable Ford Focus compact car coasts int...

2010 Pontiac Vibe
1.8L
Eric Tallberg Preview:

The popular 2010 Pontiac Vibe remains virtually unchanged after a comprehensive re-design in ’09. Versatile yet sporty, the 2010 Vibe is a five-passenger, five-door wagon that takes ma...

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

2018 Ford Focus
S
Neuta writes:
Good
5
Bsinckler28 writes:
Ok not too many accessories
95
Colin writes:
The Focus St is a great, fun, reliable, daily driver. Its the best of both worlds. With the powerful 2.0L ecob...
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0T SE 4-Door FWD worse.
"More Agressive"
Value Ranked 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0T SE 4-Door FWD worse.
"More fun to drive"
2010 Pontiac Vibe
1.8L
20
Joel writes:
Solid feel. Smooth ride with plenty of power.
Power Ranked 2010 Ford Focus SE worse.
"Peppy right from a stop. Good acceleration to pass."
Would Buy Ranked 2010 Ford Focus SE worse.
"Liked the feel and comfort of the ride."
135
bswartz 2010 Pontiac Vibe 1.8LReview:

2010 Pontiac Vibe — The 2010 Pontiac Vibe gets great gas mileage and has a motor in it that will last a long time. The ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

2018 Ford Focus
S
2010 Pontiac Vibe
1.8L
Powertrain
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
24 MPG
25 MPG
26 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
34 MPG
34 MPG
31 MPG
32 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 12.4 gal 13 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
160 hp @ 650 RPM
160 hp @ 650 RPM
132 hp @ 6,000 RPM
132 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
146 lb-ft @ 4,450 RPM
146 lb-ft @ 4,450 RPM
128 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
128 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
12:1
10:1
10:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,800 cc
1,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.44 in x 3.27 in
3.44 in x 3.27 in
3.17 in x 3.47 in
3.17 in x 3.47 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 4 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 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 --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom 33.2 in 36.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.2 cu ft 20.1 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 178.7 in 171.1 in
Width 80.5 in 69.5 in
Height 57.8 in 61 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 102.4 in

Available Options

2018 Ford Focus
S

Exterior Colors

  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Shadow Black

Option Packages

  • Transmission: 6-Speed Powershift Automatic
2010 Pontiac Vibe
1.8L

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