2016 Toyota Prius v vs 2016 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen
The minivan used to be the go-to vehicle for growing families. That’s not the case anymore. Other classes have emerged that have the space and efficiency families need while offering a sleek, more stylish appearance and better handling than a cumbersome minivan.
But more options mean more research is needed when picking out your new vehicle. As the market gets flooded, you have to take your time in deciding which one is right for you and your family. That’s why we’re here – to offer a helping hand. If you need a vehicle that has enough room for your family but don’t want to go the minivan route, why not take a look at a new wagon? To help you get started, we’ve decided to pit the 2016 Toyota Prius v vs the 2016 Volkswagen SportWagen to see which one is the best choice for a family.
Advantages of the 2016 Toyota Prius v
Having a family can be an expensive endeavor. That means you need to save money wherever you can. And with all of the activities and running around that comes with a family, one of the best places to start saving is at the pump. That’s where the Toyota Prius v and its superior fuel efficiency comes in. By using 3.9 less litres per 100km in the city and almost a litre less per 100km on the highway when compared to the Golf SportWagen, the Prius v helps you take the money you would be using at the pump and use it for more family fun.
A family also means you’re piling more people and cargo into your vehicle no matter where you’re going. You’re going to need all the room you can get. The 2016 Prius v once again comes out ahead of the VW Golf SportWagen with its 6.8 more cubic feet of passenger volume and 3.9 more cubic feet of cargo capacity. So no matter how many friends your kids are bringing along, or what kind of equipment you need for their many activities, you’re going to have plenty of room with the Prius v.
Every decision becomes that much more important whenever a family is involved because of the added considerations that need to be made. So it’s always nice when a decision is an easy one. In this case, it’s the 2016 Toyota Prius v that’s the clear choice.