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2014 Buick LaCrosse vs. 2014 Hyundai Genesis Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The Buick LaCrosse offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Hyundai Genesis. The Hyundai Genesis will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Buick LaCrosse.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Buick LaCrosse as you will with the Hyundai Genesis, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Buick LaCrosse is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Genesis. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Buick LaCrosse and the Hyundai Genesis have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Buick LaCrosse is a little narrower than the Hyundai Genesis, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Buick LaCrosse takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Hyundai Genesis.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Buick LaCrosse doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Hyundai Genesis.

Performance
The Buick LaCrosse has less horsepower than the Hyundai Genesis, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Buick LaCrosse and the Hyundai Genesis. The Buick LaCrosse has less cargo capacity than the Hyundai Genesis, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Buick LaCrosse is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Genesis.


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2014 Buick
LaCrosse

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MSRP*: $33,535 - $40,285
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2014 Hyundai
Genesis

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MSRP*: $35,200 - $47,400
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $2,500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 2.23%
City MPG: 17 - 25 15 - 18
Highway MPG: 26 - 36 23 - 27
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $32,194 - $38,674 $32,996 - $43,870

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