(4.3) 79 reviews
MSRP: $8,127$17,191
Body Style: Hatchback
Combined MPG: 40
Engine: 141-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 2-speed CVT w/OD
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid

Our Take on the 2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid

Our Take

The C-Max Hybrid is more of a hatchback than a minivan: The second-row doors open conventionally, rather than slide open. Competitors to the C-Max Hybrid include the Toyota Prius and the Honda Insight.A plug-in version of the C-Max Hybrid can be recharged overnight to increase the electric motor... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Pending further review

Notable Features

  • Five seats, no sliding doors
  • Available plug-in Energi version
  • Gas-electric four-cylinder drivetrain

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.