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2014 MINI MINI-Coupe vs. 2014 Honda Civic Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the MINI MINI-Coupe and the Honda Civic in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the MINI MINI-Coupe as you will with the Honda Civic, as they get the same number of miles per 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). The MINI MINI-Coupe is somewhat more expensive than the Honda Civic. 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-Coupe and the Honda Civic have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the MINI MINI-Coupe is much slimmer than the Honda Civic, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the MINI MINI-Coupe, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Honda Civic.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the MINI MINI-Coupe does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Honda Civic.

Handling
The MINI MINI-Coupe has about the same turning radius as the Honda Civic, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the MINI MINI-Coupe is somewhat more powerful than the Honda Civic.

Utility
Those who have to chauffeur around a lot of people should beware, the MINI MINI-Coupe seats a lot fewer people than the Honda Civic. The MINI MINI-Coupe has less cargo capacity than the Honda Civic, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the MINI MINI-Coupe than that of the Honda Civic.

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2014 MINI
MINI-Coupe

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MSRP*: $21,450 - $31,350

2014 Honda
Civic

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MSRP*: $18,190 - $22,790
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.08% As low as 0.26%
City MPG: 26 - 29 22 - 29
Highway MPG: 35 - 37 31 - 38
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $19,735 - $28,840 $16,915 - $21,174

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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