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Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $22,500

Dodge Caliber SXT Plus   
Difference: $3,150

Lowest Total Invoice: $21,698

Dodge Caliber SXT Plus   
Difference: $2,837

The configured Ford Focus 4dr Hatch

The configured Dodge Caliber 4dr Hatch

Even when the Ford Focus and Dodge Caliber are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Ford Focus ST trim is $24,775. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $25,650.

The base sticker price of the Ford Focus RS trim is $36,120. The features would cost an additional $895. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $37,890.

The base sticker price of the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus trim is $18,730. The features would cost an additional $3,020. Including the destination charge of $750, the total price of this trim is $22,500.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Focus trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Dodge Caliber trims is 1. Based on this adjustment, the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Ford Focus 4dr Hatch

The configured Dodge Caliber 4dr Hatch

Even when the Ford Focus and Dodge Caliber are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Ford Focus ST trim is $23,660. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $24,535.

The invoice of the Ford Focus RS trim is $34,495. The features would cost an additional $850. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $36,220.

The invoice of the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus trim is $18,199. The features would cost an additional $2,749. Including the destination charge of $750, the total price of this trim is $21,698.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Focus trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Dodge Caliber trims is 1. Based on this adjustment, the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172012
ModelFocusFocusCaliber
TrimSTRSSXT Plus
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $24,775 $36,120 $18,730
Base Invoice $23,660 $34,495 $18,199
Sunroof   895 845
Uconnect Voice Command     325
Security Group     700
Premium Sound Group     1,150
Sunroof   850 769
Uconnect Voice Command     296
Security Group     637
Premium Sound Group     1,047
Options (show) (change) 0 895 3,020
Options (show) (change) 0 850 2,749
Destination 875 875 750
Total Price $25,650 $37,890 $22,500
Total Invoice $24,535 $36,220 $21,698

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Dodge Caliber SXT Plus
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $3,755
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,420
Model Year201720172012
ModelFocusFocusCaliber
TrimSTRSSXT Plus
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine252hp I4345hp I4158hp I4
TransmissionM6M6M5
DrivetrainFWDAWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)110, 6355, 10458, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/40-18235/35-19215/55-18
Total Price$25,650$37,890$22,500
Adjustments for Features0-5,625-605
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$25,650$32,265$21,895
Cost Above Minimum$0$6,615$0
Total Invoice$24,535$36,220$21,698
Adjustments for Features0-5,377-583
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$24,535$30,843$21,115
Cost Above Minimum$0$6,308$0

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Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Model Year201720172012
ModelFocusFocusCaliber
TrimSTRSSXT Plus
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manual$150$150 
5-speed manual  $0
FWD$0 $0
AWD $1700 
Accessories 
AC power outlet  $100
Proximity key$250$250 
Remote start  $150
Tilt steering wheel, manual  $150
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250$250 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25$25 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats  $0
Drift mode $0 
Full-size spare tire$225  
Rearview camera$200$200 
Safety key$5$5 
Temporary spare tire  $150
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100$100 
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment  $50
Trailering equipment (4 wire)  $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $0 
App support$100$100 
Apple CarPlay support $0 
Articulating liftgate speakers  $50
Automatic climate control, front $200 
Dual-zone climate control $125 
DVD-compatible player  $0
HD radio $50 
Media drive  $15
Satellite radio $200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription  $250
SMS text-to-speech reader$50$50 
Voice control for audio system$25$25 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0 
Body kit$0$0 
Bodyside moldings  $75
Larger rear spoiler$200$200 
Painted brake calipers (optional) $0 
Rear spoiler  $200
Sunroof $900$900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror  $150
Automatic headlights$125$125 
Boost gauge$75$75 
Compass$0$0 
Cornering lights $75 
Heated mirrors  $25
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50$50 
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50$50 
Interior ambient lighting, configurable $150 
Spotter mirror(s)$50$50 
Trip computer$150$150 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25$25 
Visor mirror, driver  $10
Visor mirror, passenger  $10
Xenon HID headlights $500 
Powertrain 
Active rear differential $500 
Automatic start / stop $150 
Launch control $100 
No-lift shift $50 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates$100$100 
Folding passenger seat  $150
Interior trim, special color  $0
Manual recliner, second row seats  $75
Metal pedals$75$75 
Partial leather seating sufaces $450 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical $500 
Alloy wheels$350$350 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200 
Performance steering system (optional)  $0
Polished alloy wheels  $600
Total Value of Features$2,630$8,255$3,235
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$5,625$605
Value of Feature Adjustments0-5,377-583

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Model Year20172012
ModelFocusCaliber
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase104.3 in103.7 in
Length171.6 in173.8 in
Width71.8 in68.8 in
Height57.7 in60.4 in
Curb Weight2,949 lb.2,941 lb.
Fuel Capacity12.4 gal.13.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.3 in39.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.6 in55.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.9 in52.2 in
Row 1 Legroom41.9 in41.8 in
Row 2 Headroom37.9 in38.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.7 in53.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.7 in49.6 in
Row 2 Legroom33.2 in35.7 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
23.8 ft318.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
44.8 ft347.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Dodge Caliber SXT Plus

Uconnect Voice Command
FeatureValueRequested?
Bluetooth cell phone link100Yes
Voice control for external devices0Yes
USB port100Yes
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Total Requested225100%
Total Not Requested00%
Security Group
FeatureValueRequested?
Front side airbags350Yes
Alarm100No
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125No
Oil cooler0No
Remote start150No
Daytime running lights (optional)0No
Total Requested35048%
Total Not Requested37552%
Premium Sound Group
FeatureValueRequested?
Audio controls on steering wheel125Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Articulating liftgate speakers50No
Boston Acoustics, 458W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
DVD-compatible player0No
Media drive, large15No
USB port100Yes
Total Requested37547%
Total Not Requested41553%

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