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2021 Hyundai Veloster vs. 2020 Subaru BRZ Review

New 2021 Hyundai Veloster

2021 Hyundai
Veloster

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New 2020 Subaru BRZ

2020 Subaru
BRZ

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MSRP*
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$18,900 to $28,450
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$28,845 to $31,495
Invoice* $18,271 to $27,070 $27,367 to $29,831
MPG - City 25 - 28 20 - 21
MPG - Hwy 33 - 34 27 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 4 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 Veloster than the Subaru BRZ. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Veloster and the Subaru BRZ in the front seats.

Convenience
The Hyundai Veloster will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Subaru BRZ, making it more convenient to drive.

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). Based on MSRP, the Hyundai Veloster is clearly a better financial choice over 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 Veloster will cost more in transportation costs than the Subaru BRZ.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Veloster is a little wider than the Subaru BRZ, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Veloster takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Subaru BRZ.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Hyundai Veloster doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Subaru BRZ.

Handling
The Hyundai Veloster 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 Veloster 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
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Veloster and the Subaru BRZ. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Veloster will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Subaru BRZ.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Veloster than that of the Subaru BRZ.