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2015 Chevrolet Cruze vs. 2014 Honda Civic Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Cruze offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Honda Civic Hybrid with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Cruze and the Honda Civic Hybrid in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Chevrolet Cruze as you will with the Honda Civic Hybrid, 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Cruze will have less of an impact on your bank account 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 Chevrolet Cruze will cost more in transportation costs than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Cruze is much wider than the Honda Civic Hybrid, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Cruze takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Honda Civic Hybrid.

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

Handling
The Chevrolet Cruze 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 Chevrolet Cruze 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 Chevrolet Cruze and the Honda Civic Hybrid. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Chevrolet Cruze will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Honda Civic Hybrid.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Cruze comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda Civic Hybrid.

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2015 Chevrolet
Cruze

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MSRP*: $17,745 - $25,660

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 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 22 - 28 44
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
Highway MPG: 35 - 46 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $17,124 - $24,634 $22,882

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