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2015 Ford Fiesta vs. 2015 MINI MINI-Hardtop Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford Fiesta offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the MINI MINI-Hardtop. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Ford Fiesta and the MINI MINI-Hardtop in the front seats.

Convenience
The Ford Fiesta will require fewer stops at the gas station than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, 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 Ford Fiesta is clearly a better financial choice over the MINI MINI-Hardtop. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford Fiesta and the MINI MINI-Hardtop have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Ford Fiesta is about the same width as the MINI MINI-Hardtop. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Ford Fiesta, which is slightly longer than the MINI MINI-Hardtop.

Drivetrain
The Ford Fiesta has much less torque than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Ford Fiesta has a smaller turning radius than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
The Ford Fiesta offers greater seating capacity than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Ford Fiesta has significantly less cargo room than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Fiesta is not as nearly as extensive as that of the MINI MINI-Hardtop.

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2015 Ford
Fiesta

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MSRP*: $14,855 - $21,435

2015 MINI
MINI-Hardtop

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MSRP*: $20,700 - $30,600
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Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 26 - 28 23 - 29
Highway MPG: 35 - 36 31 - 40
Engine(s): Inline-4 I-3, Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 4 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $14,299 - $20,631 $19,660 - $27,435

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