The Audi A3 8L Hatchback 1.9 TDI PD 100HP manual has by 25 hp more horsepower compared to Citroen Xsara I. The Audi A3 8L will be distinctly quicker accelerate thanks to bigger power. Also overtaking cars or obstacles while driving should be a piece of cake for a car equipped with stronger engine.
When you step on the gas pedal and you start accelerating rapidly, that’s torque you’re feeling. And you will feel it better sitting at the steering wheel of the Audi A3 8L Hatchback 1.9 TDI PD 100HP manual as it has by 129 newton meters more torque when compared to the Citroen Xsara I. Presented vehicles vary so much that only riding the Audi you will experience a pleasurable sensations of getting pushed back in the seat as the car begins to accelerate.
The Audi A3 8L consumes 31 percent of fuel less in the city than the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback. The Audi, that comes from small family cars segment, uses 2.3 l fewer oil, which is by 26 % better result than the average in its class. The difference in fuel economy between these two cars is quite significant, so note that so as to the comparison have a sense, you should choose cars with similar parameters.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Audi A3 8L Hatchback 1.9 TDI PD 100HP manual can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 11 seconds, which is 3.1 s quicker when compared to the Citroen Xsara I. However the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a car.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Audi A3 8L Hatchback is greater in comparison to this of the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback 1.4 i 75HP manual which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 13 kilometers per hour is not big and is imperceptible in daily driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower value of rotations at which the highest torque is reached determines an engine’s effectiveness and dynamism. However, in order to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is worth to check a torque graph.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Audi A3 8L is 36 millimeters wider in relation to the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the aspect of fuel tank size is Audi which is able to hold by 2 percent more diesel than the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback 1.4 i 75HP manual.
The Audi A3 8L Hatchback 1.9 TDI PD 100HP manual has 39 percent bigger cubic capacity when compared to the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback. The difference is relatively considerable. As a result the Audi A3 8L Hatchback should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher maximum speed. On the other hand bigger cubic capacity usually affects worst fuel economy.
Maximum load capacity
Gross trailer weight
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of large dimensions, the Audi A3 8L Hatchback, which is by 21 mm higher than the Citroen, would be appropriate pick for you. However, these two cars do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much perceptible.