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2020 Hyundai Ioniq EV vs. 2020 Toyota 86 Review

New 2020 Hyundai Ioniq EV

2020 Hyundai
Ioniq EV

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New 2020 Toyota 86

2020 Toyota
86

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MSRP*
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$33,045 to $38,615
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$27,060 to $30,190
Invoice* $31,807 to $36,712 $25,707 to $28,681
MPG - City 145 21
MPG - Hwy 121 N/A
Engine(s) 134-hp, (electric) Horizontal
Seating Capacity 5 4
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Ioniq EV than the Toyota 86. The Hyundai Ioniq EV will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota 86.

Convenience
With the Toyota 86 you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Hyundai Ioniq EV, 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 Hyundai Ioniq EV is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota 86. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Ioniq EV will cost more in transportation costs than the Toyota 86.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Ioniq EV is much wider than the Toyota 86, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Hyundai Ioniq EV, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Toyota 86.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Ioniq EV does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Toyota 86.

Handling
The Hyundai Ioniq EV has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota 86, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Ioniq EV is significantly less powerful than the Toyota 86. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
The Hyundai Ioniq EV offers greater seating capacity than the Toyota 86, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Ioniq EV than that of the Toyota 86.