Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the BMW 128 than the Scion FR-S. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the BMW 128 and the Scion FR-S in the front seats.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the BMW 128 as you will with the Scion FR-S, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.
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 BMW 128 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Scion FR-S, 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 Destination Charge for the BMW 128 is much higher than that for the Scion FR-S.
The BMW 128 is a little narrower than the Scion FR-S, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the BMW 128, which is slightly longer than the Scion FR-S.
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the BMW 128 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Scion FR-S.
The BMW 128 has about the same turning radius as the Scion FR-S, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the BMW 128 is somewhat more powerful than the Scion FR-S.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the BMW 128 and the Scion FR-S. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the BMW 128 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Scion FR-S.
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the BMW 128 than that of the Scion FR-S.
Compare the 2013 BMW 128 and the 2014 Scion FR-S.
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|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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