Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Cube than the Scion tC. The Nissan Cube will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Scion tC.
The Scion tC requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Nissan Cube, making it more convenient to drive.
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 Nissan Cube will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Scion tC. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Cube will cost more in transportation costs than the Scion tC.
Since the Nissan Cube is much slimmer than the Scion tC, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Nissan Cube, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Scion tC.
The Nissan Cube has much less torque than the Scion tC, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.
The Nissan Cube has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Scion tC, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Cube is significantly less powerful than the Scion tC. 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 Nissan Cube and the Scion tC. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Nissan Cube will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Scion tC.
The Nissan Cube comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Scion tC.
Compare the 2013 Nissan Cube and the 2014 Scion tC.
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MSRP*: $16,760 - $18,860
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|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Visit Rebate Center|
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|Lease Incentive:||As low as 2.86%||As low as 1.78%|
|City MPG:||25 - 27||23|
|Highway MPG:||30 - 31||--|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$16,163 - $18,182||$18,249 - $20,368|
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