Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Volvo C70 than the MINI MINI-Convertible, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the MINI MINI-Convertible and the Volvo C70 in the front seats.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the MINI MINI-Convertible as you will with the Volvo C70, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.
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 MINI MINI-Convertible is clearly a better financial choice over the Volvo C70. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The MINI MINI-Convertible carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Volvo C70.
Since the MINI MINI-Convertible is much slimmer than the Volvo C70, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the MINI MINI-Convertible, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Volvo C70.
The MINI MINI-Convertible has much less torque than the Volvo C70, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.
The MINI MINI-Convertible has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Volvo C70, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the MINI MINI-Convertible is significantly less powerful than the Volvo C70. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the MINI MINI-Convertible and the Volvo C70. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the MINI MINI-Convertible will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Volvo C70.
The MINI MINI-Convertible comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volvo C70.
Compare the 2014 MINI MINI-Convertible and the 2013 Volvo C70.
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MSRP*: $25,150 - $35,300
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MSRP*: $41,200 - $45,000
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $750||Up to $4,500|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.90%||--|
|Lease Incentive:||As low as 4.08%||--|
|City MPG:||26 - 28||19|
|Seating Capacity:||4 - 4||4 - 4|
|Basic Warranty:||4 years/50,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|Safety Rating: Front
|Safety Rating: Side
|Safety Rating: Rear
|Invoice*:||$23,140 - $32,475||$38,728 - $42,300|
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