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2015 Hyundai Genesis vs. 2015 Subaru WRX STI Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Genesis offers rear passengers about the same space to stretch out as the Subaru WRX STI with comparable rear head- and legroom in both vehicles. The Hyundai Genesis will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Subaru WRX STI.

Convenience
With the Hyundai Genesis you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Subaru WRX STI, 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 Subaru WRX STI. 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 Subaru WRX STI.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Genesis is much wider than the Subaru WRX STI, 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 Subaru WRX STI.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Hyundai Genesis and the Subaru WRX STI do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Hyundai Genesis has a larger turning radius than the Subaru WRX STI, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Hyundai Genesis and the Subaru WRX STI.

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

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Genesis than that of the Subaru WRX STI.

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2015 Hyundai
Genesis

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

2015 Subaru
WRX STI

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MSRP*: $34,495 - $38,495
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 15 - 18 17
Highway MPG: 23 - 29 --
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Horizontal
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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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $35,659 - $47,665 $32,635 - $36,355

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