2018 Toyota Camry vs Ford Fusion

We know how important it is to drivers in Bloomington, Decatur, and Peoria to have a sedan that you can count on for your daily commute. Luckily, there's not one, but two vehicles that go above and beyond to make every ride the best it can be.

The 2018 Toyota Camry and the 2018 Ford Fusion are packed with features you'll love, but only one will fit you and your lifestyle perfectly. Read our insightful comparison to find which sedan is the right fit for you.

2018 Camry vs 2018 Fusion: Overview

The 2018 Camry and the 2018 Fusion are ambitiously similar sedans equipped with five seats, standard remote keyless entry, and 38+ inches of rear seat legroom. Additionally, both models offer many other standard and available features that are sure to satisfy your power, entertainment, and convenience expectations.

Both models offer an astounding number of trim levels, allowing for enhanced customization, with the Camry offering 10 and the Fusion offering 12.

Performance Specifications

The Toyota Camry comes standard with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that comes paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drivetrain. This powerful combination doesn't disappoint with a resourceful EPA-estimated 29 city/41 highway/34 combined MPG.1

This kind of efficiency is also available in the Ford Fusion, but only in its upper hybrid trims. Its standard engine is also a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine with a front-wheel drivetrain, but has a 6-speed automatic transmission rather than an 8-speed.

Entertainment Technology

Both the 2018 Toyota Camry and the 2018 Ford Fusion come standard with Bluetooth® compatibility, voice recognition technology, and advanced infotainment center. In the Camry is the Entune™ 3.0 Audio system with Connected Navigation.

This system, equipped with a 7-inch touchscreen, helps you stay safely connected in a variety of ways. Stream music from your smartphone, make phone calls, send text messages, and even engage with your social media apps using the Entune™ App Suite.

Unfortunately, the convenience of the Entune™ App Suite can only be enjoyed in the Camry. However, the Fusion comes with the SYNC® entertainment system, which also allows music streaming and hands-free smartphone usage.

Safety Features

In addition to advanced entertainment technology, there are loads of safety technologies to put your mind at ease in the 2018 Camry and the 2018 Fusion. Both come standard with a rearview camera, tire pressure monitoring system, and LATCH (Lower Anchor and Tethers anchors for Children).

In addition to these standard features, the Camry comes standardly equipped with Dynamic Radar Cruise Control and Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist. The Lane Departure Alert system constantly monitors your vehicle's surroundings and warns you when you begin to drift from your lane. Similiar features are available in upper trim levels of the Fusion.

2018 Toyota Camry vs 2018 Ford Fusion: The Verdict

We hope this comparison served its purpose of showing you how the 2018 Toyota Camry and the 2018 Ford Fusion stacked up against each other. However, we at Sam Leman Toyota believe that drivers in Bloomington, Decatur, and Peoria will appreciate the Camry's standard efficiency, entertainment features, and advanced safety technology.

Now, it's time to experience them for yourself. Contact us today for more information about this model and to set up a test drive.


1 2018 EPA-estimated mileage. Actual mileage will vary.

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