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2015 Hyundai Genesis vs. 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 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 Hyundai Genesis than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. The Hyundai Genesis will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Convenience
With the Hyundai Genesis you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

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 Hyundai Genesis is somewhat more expensive than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Hyundai Genesis is much higher than that for the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Genesis is much wider than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Hyundai Genesis, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Hyundai Genesis and the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Hyundai Genesis has a smaller turning radius than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Genesis is somewhat more powerful than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Genesis and the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Genesis will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Genesis than that of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

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2015 Hyundai
Genesis

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MSRP*: $38,000 - $51,500

2014 Mitsubishi
Lancer Evolution

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MSRP*: $34,995 - $38,195
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.05% --
City MPG: 15 - 18 17
Highway MPG: 23 - 29 22 - 23
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $35,659 - $47,665 $33,518 - $36,584

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