2021 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid vs. 2022 MINI MINI-Hardtop | NewCars.com

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2021 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid vs. 2022 MINI MINI-Hardtop Review

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2021 Hyundai
Ioniq Hybrid

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2022 MINI
MINI-Hardtop

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MSRP*
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$23,400 to $31,400
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$22,900 to $32,900
Invoice* $22,665 to $29,938 $19,000 to $30,470
MPG - City 54 - 58 22 - 27
MPG - Hwy 56 - 60 31 - 37
Engine(s) Inline-4 I-3, Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 4 - 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 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 Hybrid than the MINI MINI-Hardtop. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and the MINI MINI-Hardtop in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the MINI MINI-Hardtop, due to its larger tank size and better 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 Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the MINI MINI-Hardtop. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is much higher than that for the MINI MINI-Hardtop.

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

Drivetrain
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid has much less torque than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid has about the same turning radius as the MINI MINI-Hardtop, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid offers greater seating capacity than the MINI MINI-Hardtop, 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 Hybrid than that of the MINI MINI-Hardtop.