Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan LEAF than the Ford Mustang, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan LEAF will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Ford Mustang.
With the Ford Mustang you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Nissan LEAF, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.
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 Mustang is clearly a better financial choice over the Nissan LEAF. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Ford Mustang will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Nissan LEAF.
Since the Ford Mustang is much wider than the Nissan LEAF, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford Mustang, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan LEAF.
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Ford Mustang does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Nissan LEAF.
The Ford Mustang has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan LEAF, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Mustang has a much more powerful engine than the Nissan LEAF. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.
The Ford Mustang has less seating than the Nissan LEAF, making the Nissan LEAF the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Ford Mustang has significantly less cargo room than the Nissan LEAF, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.
The Ford Mustang comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan LEAF.
Compare the 2014 Ford Mustang and the 2013 Nissan LEAF.
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MSRP*: $22,200 - $35,000
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MSRP*: $28,800 - $34,840
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Up to $7,825|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||As low as 0.00%|
|Lease Incentive:||--||As low as 2.86%|
|City MPG:||15 - 19||129|
|Highway MPG:||26 - 29||--|
|Engine(s):||V-6, V-8||107-hp, (electric)|
|Seating Capacity:||4 - 4||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$20,924 - $32,288||$26,986 - $32,635|
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