Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual vs Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual

Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual

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19 reasons for

Audi A2, model available from 1999 to 2005.
It has 1.6 FSI 110HP petrol engine produced from 2002 to 2005.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

15 reasons for

Citroen C2, model available from 2003.
It has 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP petrol engine produced from 2004 to 2009.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual

19 reasons for Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110KM manual in comparison to Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual

Reasons for

Average consumption

5.7 > 7 l
The Audi uses 19 percent less fuel in the combined cycle when compared to the Citroen. The Audi A2, which is classified in „subcompact” segment uses by 0.3 l less amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle is 6 l.

Maximal torque

155 > 143 Nm
The Audi A2 has 8 percent more torque in comparison to the Citroen C2. Although most of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it presents the best how a vehicle acclerates. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is quite small and for that reason it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.

Urban consumption

8 > 9.5 l
The Audi A2 burns up 1.5 l less fuel in city traffic in relation to the Citroen C2. The difference at the level of 1.5 l will be quite big in use of vehicle. Additionally, within long period of time it will bring huge savings. Also you shoule take int consideration that presented results of the average fuel consumption can be considerably increased if you ride dynamically. The difference in fuel economy of the vehicles selected by you is so big that you should consider to choose vehicles with similar engines. Only then will the comparision have a sense.

Trunk capacity

350 > 165 l
The trunk of the Audi is 185 liters larger than the Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual. It is sensible difference so, in this category the Audi A2 will be much more handy. The larger the trunk, the more baggage you can transport.

Trunk capacity with seats down

1,087 > 878 l

Extra-urban consumption

4.7 > 5.6 l


1,673 > 1,659 mm
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual is 1 % wider in relation to the Citroen C2. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.


2,405 > 2,305 mm
The Audi has 100 millimeters longer wheelbase than Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual. Consequently the Audi A2 is safer and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable riding.

Engine capacity

1,597 > 1,588 cc
The Audi A2 has by 9 cc greater engine displacement when compared to the Citroen. This may have a little impact on vehicle's performance, as both figures does not differ much.

Maximum load capacity

515 > 331 kg


3,831 > 3,666 mm
The Audi is 165 mm longer in comparison to the Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual. The length of the car is significant in respect of driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Audi probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual will be better driven ,however, the Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual will be a little easier for parking because of shorter length .

Number of doors

5 > 3
It is beyond the question that the five-door Audi is more convenient and if you regularly drive with more than one people then this car is only possible option for you. The strongest point of a five-door car is that it’s not only easier for passengers to climb into the back but it’s also easier to put luggage and cargo into the car when the rear seats are folded down. However, three-door cars like the Citroen C2 very often look more dynamic and sporty and for young drivers who rarely have passengers in the back seat the Citroen C2 might be a good one.

Price range

luxury > popular


1,554 > 1,462 mm
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of carrying massive amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars of 6 % to the advantage of the Audi A2 is not big and should not be really noticeable.

Maximal power RPM

5,800 > 6,500 revolutions/minute

Number of seats

5 > 4


1,505 > 1,417 kg

Front track

1,465 > 1,439 mm

Front overhang

751 > 759 mm


15 reasons for Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125KM manual in comparison to Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual

Reasons for

Maximal power

125 > 110 hp
The horsepower of the Citroen C2 is 14 % bigger in relation to the Audi A2. While the difference is little this should not affect the vehicles performance extensively.

Acceleration 0-100 km/h

8.9 > 9.8 s
A little difference in the amount of 9 percent shows that the Audi A2 is the worst car of these two presented. In the „supermini class, being represented by the Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual, the average acceleration is 12.9 s and is by 3.1 s lower than this of Audi vehicle.

Maximal torque RPM

3,755 > 4,500 revolutions/minute
The RMP where the highest torque is delivered determines how fast an engine achieves its full performance with increase in rmp. The lower revolutions or the wider range in which the torque has the highest value, the more the engine is flexible and the kick of acceleration should be felt faster.


594 > 356 km

Fuel tank

40 > 20 l
The Audi loses with the Citroen C2 in the category of fuel tank size. The Citroen is able to store by 20 l more fuel than its rival.

Urban range

441 > 259 km

Extra-urban range

759 > 447 km

Rear track

1,442 > 1,427 mm

Model release date

2003 > 1999
Given that the Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual's production started only 4 years earlier than the Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles shouldn’t be really huge, however, the Citroen C2 may have slightly more new solutions used in it.

Tire width

195 > 175 mm

Width with outside mirrors

1,903 > 1,869 mm

Tire diameter

16 > 15 ″

Rear overhang

593 > 672 mm

Tire profile

45 > 60 %

Curb weight

1,085 > 991 kg

Cars specifications

Audi A2 1.6 FSI 110HP manual Citroen C2 1.6 i 16V VTS 125HP manual
    Gross trailer weight - 621 kg
    Price range luxury popular
    Model release date 1999 2003
    Facelifting no no
    Class B B
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