Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Prius Plug-in than the Scion FR-S. The Toyota Prius Plug-in will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Scion FR-S.
With the Toyota Prius Plug-in you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Scion FR-S, due to its larger tank size and better 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). The Toyota Prius Plug-in is somewhat more expensive than the Scion FR-S. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Toyota Prius Plug-in will cost more in transportation costs than the Scion FR-S.
The Toyota Prius Plug-in is a little narrower than the Scion FR-S, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Toyota Prius Plug-in, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Scion FR-S.
The Toyota Prius Plug-in has much less torque than the Scion FR-S, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.
The Toyota Prius Plug-in has a smaller turning radius than the Scion FR-S, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Toyota Prius Plug-in is significantly less powerful than the Scion FR-S. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.
The Toyota Prius Plug-in offers greater seating capacity than the Scion FR-S, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around.
The Toyota Prius Plug-in comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Scion FR-S.
Compare the 2014 Toyota Prius Plug-in and the 2014 Scion FR-S.
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MSRP*: $29,990 - $34,905
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|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||As low as 1.90%|
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|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||4 - 4|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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