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2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution vs. 2014 Volkswagen CC Review

Comparison Review

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

Convenience
With the Volkswagen CC 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.

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 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen CC. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Volkswagen CC.

Dimensions
Since the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution is much slimmer than the Volkswagen CC, 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 Volkswagen CC.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Volkswagen CC.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution has a much more powerful engine than the Volkswagen CC. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

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

Warranty
The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volkswagen CC.


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2014 Mitsubishi
Lancer Evolution

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MSRP*: $34,995 - $38,195

2014 Volkswagen
CC

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MSRP*: $31,795 - $42,895
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City MPG: 17 17 - 22
Highway MPG: 22 - 23 25 - 32
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 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*: $33,518 - $36,584 $30,491 - $41,136

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