Originally Posted by stevehnm
BigFatHorse, the Consumer Reports link you provided does bring up a good point that I briefly wondered about when test driving the cars. The Sport, with it's wider and lower profile tires, gets the same mpg as the base version. It drives with significantly more control as well, and the salesman said the only difference is the tires. I wonder how many people getting low mpg's have the Sport edition?
... and one extra inch of ground clearance. I asked around about why atha was (suspension?) but didn't get any answeres, from dealers or on this forum. If you hear any details, Id' love to know.