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2014 FIAT 500c vs. 2014 MINI MINI-Roadster Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
The MINI MINI-Roadster will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the FIAT 500c.

Convenience
The MINI MINI-Roadster requires fewer visits to the gas station than the FIAT 500c, making it more convenient to drive.

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). Based on MSRP, the FIAT 500c is clearly a better financial choice over the MINI MINI-Roadster. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The FIAT 500c and the MINI MINI-Roadster have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the FIAT 500c is much slimmer than the MINI MINI-Roadster, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the FIAT 500c, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the MINI MINI-Roadster.

Drivetrain
The FIAT 500c has much less torque than the MINI MINI-Roadster, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The FIAT 500c has a significantly smaller turning radius than the MINI MINI-Roadster, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the FIAT 500c is significantly less powerful than the MINI MINI-Roadster. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
The FIAT 500c offers greater seating capacity than the MINI MINI-Roadster, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the FIAT 500c will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the MINI MINI-Roadster.

Warranty
The FIAT 500c comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the MINI MINI-Roadster.

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2014 FIAT
500c

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MSRP*: $19,695 - $26,195
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2014 MINI
MINI-Roadster

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MSRP*: $25,550 - $35,700
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $2,000 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.12% As low as 4.08%
City MPG: 28 - 31 26 - 28
Highway MPG: 34 - 40 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 4 - 4 2 - 2
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Invoice*: $19,151 - $25,196 $23,505 - $32,845

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