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For this 2014 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's price is $970 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, the Ford Focus SE includes additional features worth $160. 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. Despite a $160 adjustment for the Ford Focus SE's additional features, the Dodge Caliber SXT is $970 less than the Dodge Caliber SXT.

Invoice Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

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

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.

Lowest Total Price: Dodge Caliber SXT
Difference: 1,130
Lowest Total Invoice: Dodge Caliber SXT
Difference: 251
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Model Year20142012
ModelFocusCaliber
TrimSESXT
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price 18,625 18,765
Base Invoice 17,386 18,232
Sport Package 600  
Winter Package 495  
Satellite radio 195  
Engine-block heater 35 95
Sunroof 895 845
Remote start 445  
6-speed automatic 1,095  
Uconnect Voice Command   325
Driver Convenience Group   550
Security Group   750
Sport Package   0
Winter Package   0
Satellite radio   0
Engine-block heater   86
Sunroof   769
Remote start   0
6-speed automatic   0
Uconnect Voice Command   296
Driver Convenience Group   501
Security Group   683
Options (show) (change) 3,760 2,565
Options (show) (change) 3,357 2,335
Destination 825 750
Total Price 23,210 22,080
Total Invoice 21,568 21,317

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Dodge Caliber SXT
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 970
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 102
Model Year20142012
ModelFocusCaliber
TrimSESXT
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine160hp I4158hp I4
TransmissionA6CVT
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)27/37 MPG22/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 6?, 4
Tire (rear if not all the same)205/50-16215/60-17
Total Price23,21022,080
Adjustments for Features-1600
Feature-Adjusted Total Price23,05022,080
Total Invoice21,56821,317
Adjustments for Features-1490
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice21,41921,317

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Ford Focus

Price of the Ford Focus: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
The Focus is one of the cheapest new cars. There are others that are cheaper, but they basically come stripped of options like AC and radios.
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
It gave me the payment i needed while still providing most of the things i need in a small sedan.
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
$16,700 is quite a bit of money for a two-liter four sedan, but the Focus has build quality and content that justify it pretty well.
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Bought used 19k miles, good condition, $9,500
20082dr Coupe 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Price was so low it was almost a concern.
Price of the Ford Focus: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20074dr Sedan 136-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
What can I say, it's a cheap car. At the time I purchased in 2009, the car was almost three years old and still had a sale price of $13000. It's currently only worth less than half of what was paid four years later. I purchased this car because of need and very limited time to make a choice. I knew I didn't want another Nissan because of their weak engines. My sister had just bought the 08 Focus SE model a few months before and was happy with hers, so I thought this might be an okay choice. Read on.
20034dr Hatch 170-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
The Focus SVT would have cost me about $5,000 more than the Mazda Protege5.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Dodge Caliber

Price of the Dodge Caliber: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20094dr Hatch 158-horsepower 2.0L I4
CVT FWD
The car was a very affordable, had everything I needed and was cheaper than the entry level SUVs. It was the lowest cost hatchback/wagon that I was looking at (subaru, VW)by alot.
20084dr Hatch 158-horsepower 2.0L I4
CVT FWD
Relatively inexpensive compared to other brand/models for the features that come standard
20074dr Hatch 158-horsepower 2.0L I4
CVT FWD
Affordable base price for useful car with fresh exterior design.
20074dr Hatch 158-horsepower 2.0L I4
CVT FWD
Low price, and payments were just right.
20074dr Hatch 148-horsepower 1.8L I4
5-speed manual FWD
moderate price for category
Price of the Dodge Caliber: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20074dr Hatch 172-horsepower 2.4L I4
6-speed shiftable CVT AWD
I known that when buying a AWD vehiche we have to pay a little more

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Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Model Year20142012
ModelFocusCaliber
TrimSESXT
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed automatic$1000 
CVT $1000
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
AC power outlet $100
Tilt steering wheel, manual $150
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Universal garage door opener $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist$25 
Front seat active head restraints $50
Safety key$5 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$150 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Trailering equipment (4 wire) $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Audio controls on steering wheel$125 
Satellite radio$200 
Satellite radio - one year subscription $250
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Voice control for audio system$50 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror $150
Automatic headlights$125 
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50 
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50 
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 
Visor mirror, driver $10
Visor mirror, passenger $10
Seats and Interior Trim 
All-weather floor mats$75 
Folding passenger seat $150
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150 
Manual recliner, second row seats $75
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Touring suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$2,380$2,220
Value of Feature Adjustments$160$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1490

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Dodge Caliber

Model Year20142012
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 Weight2,948 lb.3,062 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
SE

Sport Package
FeatureValueRequested?
4-wheel disc brakes150Yes
Fog lights125Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150No
Total Requested27565%
Total Not Requested15035%
Winter Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated mirrors25Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
All-weather floor mats75No
Total Requested22575%
Total Not Requested7525%

Option Package Details
SXT

Uconnect Voice Command
FeatureValueRequested?
Bluetooth cell phone link100Yes
Voice control for external devices50Yes
USB port100Yes
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Total Requested275100%
Total Not Requested00%
Driver Convenience Group
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Universal garage door opener100No
Trip computer150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested35078%
Total Not Requested10022%
Security Group
FeatureValueRequested?
4-wheel disc brakes150Yes
Front side airbags350Yes
Alarm100No
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125No
Oil cooler0No
Remote start150Yes
Daytime running lights (optional)0No
Total Requested65074%
Total Not Requested22526%

 

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