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2015 Ford Transit Connect vs. 2015 GMC Savana 3500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford Transit Connect will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the GMC Savana 3500.

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). Clearly, the Ford Transit Connect is a better financial choice over the GMC Savana 3500, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Ford Transit Connect and the GMC Savana 3500 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Ford Transit Connect is much slimmer than the GMC Savana 3500, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Ford Transit Connect, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Savana 3500.

Drivetrain
The Ford Transit Connect has much lower torque than the GMC Savana 3500, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Ford Transit Connect has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Savana 3500, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Savana 3500 is clearly the choice over the Ford Transit Connect for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Transit Connect has a lot less horsepower than the GMC Savana 3500.

Utility
Soccer Moms beware - the Ford Transit Connect seats a lot fewer people than the GMC Savana 3500. The Ford Transit Connect has significantly less cargo capacity than the GMC Savana 3500.

Warranty
The Ford Transit Connect comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Savana 3500.

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2015 Ford
Transit Connect

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MSRP*: $22,330 - $29,185

2015 GMC
Savana 3500

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MSRP*: $32,875 - $49,295
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Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 20 - 21 11
Highway MPG: 28 - 29 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-8
Seating Capacity: 2 - 7 2 - 15
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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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $20,822 - $27,216 $30,574 - $45,844

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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