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2014 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2014 Jeep Wrangler Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Tucson than in the Jeep Wrangler. The Jeep Wrangler will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Tucson.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Tucson as you will with the Jeep Wrangler, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Tucson will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Jeep Wrangler. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Tucson carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Jeep Wrangler.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Tucson is much slimmer than the Jeep Wrangler, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Hyundai Tucson, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Jeep Wrangler.

Drivetrain
The Hyundai Tucson has much lower torque than the Jeep Wrangler, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Hyundai Tucson has the same turning radius as the Jeep Wrangler, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Jeep Wrangler is clearly the choice over the Hyundai Tucson for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Tucson has a lot less horsepower than the Jeep Wrangler.

Utility
The Hyundai Tucson offers greater seating capacity than the Jeep Wrangler, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries in the Hyundai Tucson as you will in the Jeep Wrangler.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Tucson than that of the Jeep Wrangler.


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2014 Hyundai
Tucson

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MSRP*: $21,450 - $27,700
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2014 Jeep
Wrangler

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MSRP*: $22,395 - $31,195
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 3.84%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.35% As low as 4.39%
City MPG: 20 - 23 17
Highway MPG: 25 - 29 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 4 - 4
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $20,633 - $26,297 $21,838 - $29,398

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