2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution vs. 2015 Hyundai Genesis Review

Comparison Review

Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Genesis than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Hyundai Genesis will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.

With the Hyundai Genesis you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Hyundai Genesis. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Hyundai Genesis.

Since the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution is much slimmer than the Hyundai Genesis, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Hyundai Genesis.

With similar torque, the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution and the Hyundai Genesis do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution has a larger turning radius than the Hyundai Genesis, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution has less horsepower than the Hyundai Genesis, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution and the Hyundai Genesis. The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution has significantly less cargo room than the Hyundai Genesis, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

The basic warranty of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Genesis.

Watch Video

Compare the 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution and the 2015 Hyundai Genesis.

Get your best price before going to the dealer!

2014 Mitsubishi
Lancer Evolution

More Details & Photos New 2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
MSRP*: $34,995 - $38,195

2015 Hyundai

More Details & Photos New 2015 Hyundai Genesis
MSRP*: $38,000 - $51,500
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 5.14% As low as 1.85%
City MPG: 17 15 - 18
Highway MPG: 22 - 23 23 - 29
Engine(s): Inline-4 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Invoice*: $33,518 - $36,584 $35,659 - $47,665

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

Monthly Trend for:
2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

Days On Lot DataDays On Lot Trends

See Detailed Analysis

Monthly Trend for:
2015 Hyundai Genesis

Days On Lot DataDays On Lot Trends

See Detailed Analysis

Car Chooser

Still Deciding?

Use Car Chooser from to narrow your new car search by body type, price, make, fuel economy and much more!

Compare your contenders side by side and review the details of each new car you've filtered down to. See available styles, options, rebates and incentives for the models you're looking at.

There's no other tool quite like it!

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.