|2016 Ford Fiesta||2016 Scion iA|
|1.6L, I-4||Engine||1.5L, I-4|
|173.6 in||Overall Length||172 in|
|120 HP||Horsepower||106 HP|
|112 lb-ft||Torque||103 lb-ft|
2016 Ford Fiesta vs 2016 Scion iA
The subcompact segment has grown by leaps and bounds in the last 10 years because of factors such as growing populations and hard economic times. Therefore, the subcompact Ford Fiesta has been skyrocketing in popularity. This agile little car has sporty driving dynamics, great performance and a surprising amount of technology. The Fiesta is by far the smallest car in the Ford lineup and offers a value that is unmatched by anything that the competition has to offer. In fact, the Ford Fiesta comes with a starting price tag that is under $15,000. You’ll also get a lot of time-tested history when you get behind the wheel of a Fiesta, because Ford originally started producing this model way back in the 1970s.
The subcompact car segment has a lot of competition, and the Ford Fiesta continues to be one of the best vehicles in its class because of constant innovation by the blue oval automaker. Ford has added new changes and upgrades to the Fiesta for the new 2016 model year that are sure to take the popularity of this subcompact to all new heights. One of the biggest competitors to the Ford Fiesta is Scion’s new iA model. A lot of people are wondering how the Ford Fiesta will match up to the new Scion iA. Therefore, we have matched up the specifications and compared the 2016 Ford Fiesta vs 2016 Scion iA.
2016 Ford Fiesta: Technology and Performance
When you match up the 2016 Ford Fiesta with the 2016 Scion iA it becomes very clear that the Ford is the superior subcompact. It offers a performance rating that is substantially better with 120 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque. That is a surprising amount of power for such a little car, and it really makes the driving experience with the Fiesta fun and sporty. On the other hand, the new 2016 Scion iA only offers 106 horsepower with 103 pound-feet of torque, which makes the iA feel very underpowered in comparison to the Fiesta.
Another area where the 2016 Ford Fiesta is miles ahead of the 2016 Scion iA is with its list of standard and available features and technology. Ford has broken the stereotype that small cars are feature-free with the Fiesta. The new 2016 Ford Fiesta is offered with technology such as the all-new SYNC 3 infotainment system, rearview backup camera, push-button start, and more. The list of standard and available features on the 2016 Scion iA does not even compare to what is offered with the 2016 Ford Fiesta.