|2016 Scion iM||2016 Hyundai Elantra|
|8.7 l/100km||City Fuel Efficiency||8.7 l/100km|
|137 HP||Horsepower||145 HP|
|20.8 cu. ft.||Cargo Capacity||14.8 cu. ft.|
|111.2 cu. ft.||Passenger Volume||110.4 cu. ft.|
2016 Scion iM vs 2016 Hyundai Elantra
The small Scion lineup is expanding for the 2016 model year as it adds a brand-new model to the ranks, and we couldn’t be more excited about its highly-anticipated arrival in the coming months. The new Scion iM is sure to be a great addition to the lineup, as it’s the most sleek 4-door hatchback to grace the brand since its inception. We wanted to take a look at the brand-new vehicle and see how it stacked up to one of its segment competitors, so we compared the 2016 Scion iM vs 2016 Hyundai Elantra to see which stood taller.
Advantages of the 2016 Scion iM
As you can tell by taking a look at the table above, both vehicles are extremely similar, which each taking the advantage in certain areas. But for starters, they both share the exact same city fuel efficiency, meaning both will cost you roughly the same amount at the gas station. However, the new 2016 Hyundai Elantra does have slightly more power than the Scion iM. 8 horsepower won’t be the most notable thing, but it will give a bit of a boost either way.
Where the 2016 Scion iM’s advantages begin to kick in is in terms of space. For starters, the hatchback nature of the iM gives it the nod in cargo capacity, the iM’s biggest advantage. In fact, the iM has a whopping 6-extra cubic feet of space in its cargo area than the Elantra. Additionally, the Scion iM has nearly an extra cubic foot of space for your passengers to get comfortable in the cabin. If you think you might be interested in this great compact option, be sure to keep watching the blog for further information. Schedule a test drive now to be one of the first behind the wheel.