2016 Ford Focus vs 2012 Dodge Caliber Price Comparison

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Price Comparison (MSRP): Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

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Invoice Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Lowest Total Price

Dodge Caliber SXT Plus   
Difference: 20

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Focus SE   
Difference: 756
Model Year2016201620162012
TrimSETitaniumSTSXT Plus
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price 19,015 23,725 24,425 18,730
Base Invoice 17,731 22,124 22,776 18,199
Cold Weather Package 645      
Sport Package 1,095      
Satellite radio 195      
Engine-block heater 0 0 0 95
Sunroof 895 895 895 845
Remote start 445      
Uconnect Voice Command       325
Driver Convenience Group       550
Security Group       700
Premium Sound Group       1,150
Cold Weather Package       0
Sport Package       0
Satellite radio       0
Engine-block heater       86
Sunroof       769
Remote start       0
Uconnect Voice Command       296
Driver Convenience Group       501
Security Group       637
Premium Sound Group       1,047
Options (show) (change) 3,275 895 895 3,665
Options (show) (change) 2,923 799 799 3,336
Destination 875 875 875 750
Total Price 23,165 25,495 26,195 23,145
Total Invoice 21,529 23,798 24,450 22,285

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For this 2016 Ford Focus vs. 2012 Dodge Caliber price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Focus vs. Caliber Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Focus and Caliber will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus's price is $210 lower than the Ford Focus SE's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Focus vs. Caliber Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus, the Ford Focus SE includes additional features worth $155. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. After a $345 adjustment for the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus's additional features, the Dodge Caliber SXT Plus is $210 less than the Ford Focus SE.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Lowest Adjusted Price: Dodge Caliber SXT Plus
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Ford Focus SE
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 210
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 568
Model Year2016201620162012
TrimSETitaniumSTSXT Plus
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine160hp I4160hp I4252hp I4158hp I4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 6355, 10110, 6458, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/50-17215/50-17235/40-18215/55-18
Total Price23,16525,49526,19523,145
Adjustments for Features-155-2,4050-345
Feature-Adjusted Total Price23,01023,09026,19522,800
Cost Above Minimum0803,1850
Total Invoice21,52923,79824,45022,285
Adjustments for Features-144-2,2450-332
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice21,38521,55324,45021,953
Cost Above Minimum01683,0650

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Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Model Year2016201620162012
TrimSETitaniumSTSXT Plus
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
5-speed manual$0$0 $0
6-speed manual  $150 
AC power outlet   $100
Heated steering wheel$100   
Keyless entry keypad $50  
Proximity key $250$250 
Remote start$150  $150
Tilt steering wheel, manual   $150
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250$250$250 
Universal garage door opener   $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25$25$25 
Front seat active head restraints   $50
Full-size spare tire  $225 
Obstacle detection, rear $300  
Rearview camera$200$200$200 
Safety key$5$5$5 
Termporary spare tire$150$150 $150
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100$100$100 
Vehicle health reports$0$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment   $50
Overhead sunglass holder $25  
Trailering equipment (4 wire)   $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support$100$100$100 
Articulating liftgate speakers   $50
Automatic climate control, front $200  
Aux input   $50
Dual-zone climate control $125  
DVD-compatible player   $0
HD radio $50  
In-vehicle Internet capability $100  
Media drive   $25
Navigation, turn-by-turn $25  
Satellite radio$200$200  
Satellite radio - one year subscription   $250
SD Card slot $25  
SMS text-to-speech reader$50$50$50 
Traffic + travel information $25  
Voice control for audio system$25$25$25 
Wi-Fi hotspot capability $50  
Active grille shutters$0$0$0 
Body kit  $0 
Bodyside moldings   $75
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)  $50$50
Larger rear spoiler  $200 
Rear spoiler$200$200 $200
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   $150
Automatic headlights$125$125$125 
Boost gauge  $75 
Heated mirrors$25$25 $25
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50$50  
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50$50  
Interior ambient lighting, configurable $150  
Spotter mirror(s)$50$50$50 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25$25$25 
Visor mirror, driver  $10$10
Visor mirror, passenger  $10$10
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100   
Seats and Interior Trim 
All-weather floor mats$75   
Center armrest(s), second row $50  
Door sill trim plates  $100 
Floor mats, second row (optional) $0$0 
Folding passenger seat   $150
Heated front seats$200$200 $200
Interior trim, special color   $0
Leather seating surfaces $900  
Manual height adjuster, driver seat$50 $50$50
Manual recliner, second row seats   $75
Metal pedals  $75 
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat $100  
Power height adjuster, driver seat $100  
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100  
Power recliner, driver seat $100  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels $350$350 
Machined alloy wheels$350   
Performance steering system (optional)   $0
Polished alloy wheels   $600
Sport suspension (upgrade)  $0$0
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0$0  
Total Value of Features$2,655$4,905$2,500$2,845
Value of Feature Adjustments$155$2,405$0$345
Value of Feature Adjustments-144-2,2450-332

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Model Year20162012
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase104.3 in103.7 in
Length171.6 in173.8 in
Width71.8 in68.8 in
Height57.7 in60.4 in
Curb Weight2,921 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,
23.8 ft318.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
44.8 ft347.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Focus SE

Cold Weather Package
Heated mirrors25Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Heated steering wheel100No
All-weather floor mats75No
Total Requested37568%
Total Not Requested17532%
Sport Package
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100No
Touring suspension (upgrade)250Yes
4-wheel disc brakes150Yes
Fog lights125Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Machined alloy wheels0No
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
Sport rear fascia, e.g. diffuser (optional)0No
215/50HR17 tires400No
Total Requested67557%
Total Not Requested50043%

Option Package Details
Dodge Caliber SXT Plus

Uconnect Voice Command
Bluetooth cell phone link100Yes
Voice control for external devices0Yes
USB port100Yes
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Total Requested225100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Convenience Group
Heated front seats200Yes
Universal garage door opener100No
Trip computer150Yes
Total Requested35078%
Total Not Requested10022%
Security Group
Front side airbags350Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125No
Oil cooler0No
Remote start150Yes
Daytime running lights (optional)0No
Total Requested50069%
Total Not Requested22531%
Premium Sound Group
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, large25No
USB port100Yes
Total Requested37547%
Total Not Requested42553%

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