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2014 MINI MINI-Coupe vs. 2015 Subaru Impreza Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Subaru Impreza will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the MINI MINI-Coupe.

Convenience
The Subaru Impreza requires fewer visits to the gas station than the MINI MINI-Coupe, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Subaru Impreza. 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 Subaru Impreza have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the MINI MINI-Coupe is much slimmer than the Subaru Impreza, 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 Subaru Impreza.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the MINI MINI-Coupe transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Subaru Impreza.

Handling
The MINI MINI-Coupe has about the same turning radius as the Subaru Impreza, 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 Subaru Impreza.

Utility
Those who have to chauffeur around a lot of people should beware, the MINI MINI-Coupe seats a lot fewer people than the Subaru Impreza. The MINI MINI-Coupe has significantly less cargo room than the Subaru Impreza, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

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

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2014 MINI
MINI-Coupe

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

2015 Subaru
Impreza

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MSRP*: $18,695 - $23,295
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City MPG: 26 - 29 25 - 28
Highway MPG: 35 - 37 34 - 37
Engine(s): Inline-4 Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $19,735 - $28,840 $17,846 - $22,070

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