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2015 Chevrolet Volt vs. 2015 Subaru BRZ Review

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Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Volt than the Subaru BRZ. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Subaru BRZ, the Chevrolet Volt may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
With the Chevrolet Volt you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Subaru BRZ, due to its larger tank size and better 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 Chevrolet Volt is somewhat more expensive than the Subaru BRZ. 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 Volt and the Subaru BRZ have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Volt is about the same width as the Subaru BRZ. If you go with the Chevrolet Volt, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Subaru BRZ.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Volt does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Subaru BRZ.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Volt is significantly less powerful than the Subaru BRZ. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

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

Warranty
The Chevrolet Volt comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Subaru BRZ.

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2015 Chevrolet
Volt

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MSRP*: $34,345

2015 Subaru
BRZ

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MSRP*: $25,695 - $29,490
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.49%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 101
Top 10 Fuel Efficient
22
Highway MPG: 93 --
Engine(s): 149-hp, (electric) Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $32,971 $24,514 - $27,968

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