2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2020 Subaru BRZ | NewCars.com

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2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2020 Subaru BRZ Review

New 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

2020 Hyundai
Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

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New 2020 Subaru BRZ

2020 Subaru
BRZ

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MSRP*
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$26,500 to $32,950
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$28,845 to $31,495
Invoice* $25,589 to $31,387 $27,367 to $29,831
MPG - City N/A 20 - 21
MPG - Hwy N/A 27 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 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 Plug-In Hybrid than the Subaru BRZ. The Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Subaru BRZ.

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 Subaru BRZ. 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 Plug-In Hybrid will cost more in transportation costs than the Subaru BRZ.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid is much wider than the Subaru BRZ, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. 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 Subaru BRZ.

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

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

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

Utility
The Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid offers greater seating capacity than the Subaru BRZ, 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 Plug-In Hybrid than that of the Subaru BRZ.