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2015 Buick Verano vs. 2014 Honda Civic Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will feel a little more squished in the Buick Verano than in the Honda Civic Hybrid, due to the Buick Verano's smaller rear head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Buick Verano and the Honda Civic Hybrid in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Honda Civic Hybrid you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Buick Verano, 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 Buick Verano is somewhat more expensive than the Honda Civic Hybrid. 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 Buick Verano is much higher than that for the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Buick Verano is much wider than the Honda Civic Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Buick Verano, which is slightly longer than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Buick Verano does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Handling
The Buick Verano has about the same turning radius as the Honda Civic Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Buick Verano has a much more powerful engine than the Honda Civic Hybrid. 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 Buick Verano and the Honda Civic Hybrid. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Buick Verano will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Buick Verano than that of the Honda Civic Hybrid.

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2015 Buick
Verano

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MSRP*: $23,380 - $29,215

2014 Honda
Civic Hybrid

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MSRP*: $24,635
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 21 44
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 30 - 32 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $22,445 - $28,046 $22,882

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