2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2019 smart EQ fortwo | NewCars.com

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2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2019 smart EQ fortwo Review

New 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

2020 Hyundai
Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

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New 2019 smart EQ fortwo

2019 smart
EQ fortwo

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MSRP*
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$26,500 to $32,950
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$23,900 to $26,740
Invoice* $25,589 to $31,387 $22,347 to $25,002
MPG - City N/A 124
MPG - Hwy N/A N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 80-hp, (electric)
Seating Capacity 5 2
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

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 Plug-In Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the smart EQ fortwo. 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 Plug-In Hybrid is much higher than that for the smart EQ fortwo.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid is much slimmer than the smart EQ fortwo, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the smart EQ fortwo.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the smart EQ fortwo.

Handling
The Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid has a significantly larger turning radius than the smart EQ fortwo, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid is somewhat more powerful than the smart EQ fortwo.

Utility
People who frequently chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid more than the smart EQ fortwo, due to its significantly greater seating capacity.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid than that of the smart EQ fortwo.