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2016 Ford Focus ST vs. 2016 Hyundai Veloster Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford Focus ST than the Hyundai Veloster. The Hyundai Veloster will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Ford Focus ST.

Convenience
The Hyundai Veloster requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Ford Focus ST, 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). The Ford Focus ST is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Veloster. 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 Focus ST will cost more in transportation costs than the Hyundai Veloster.

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

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Ford Focus ST does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Hyundai Veloster.

Handling
The Ford Focus ST has a larger turning radius than the Hyundai Veloster, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Focus ST is somewhat more powerful than the Hyundai Veloster.

Utility
The Ford Focus ST offers greater seating capacity than the Hyundai Veloster, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Ford Focus ST will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Hyundai Veloster.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Ford Focus ST is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Veloster.

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2016 Ford
Focus ST

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MSRP*: $24,425

2016 Hyundai
Veloster

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MSRP*: $18,000 - $23,950
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $500
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.31%
City MPG: 22 25 - 27
Highway MPG: 31 33 - 35
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $23,326 $17,360 - $22,755

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.