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2013 Audi TT RS vs. 2014 Chevrolet Volt Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Volt than the Audi TT RS, due to its greater head- and legroom. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Audi TT RS, drivers may find the Chevrolet Volt a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

Convenience
With the Chevrolet Volt you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Audi TT RS, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Audi TT RS will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Chevrolet Volt, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Audi TT RS will cost more in transportation costs than the Chevrolet Volt.

Dimensions
Since the Audi TT RS is much wider than the Chevrolet Volt, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Audi TT RS, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Volt.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Audi TT RS transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Chevrolet Volt.

Handling
The Audi TT RS has about the same turning radius as the Chevrolet Volt, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Audi TT RS has a much more powerful engine than the Chevrolet Volt. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Audi TT RS and the Chevrolet Volt.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Audi TT RS than that of the Chevrolet Volt.

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2013 Audi
TT RS

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MSRP*: $57,200
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Volt

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MSRP*: $34,185
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City MPG: 18 101
Highway MPG: 25 --
Engine(s): Inline-5 149-hp, (electric)
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Invoice*: $53,196 $32,818

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