The fuel economy is distinctly to Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d 1.6 TDI 105HP manual's advantage. This car burns 40 % fewer diesel in the mixed cycle than the Honda Civic IX Hatchback 5d. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the mixed cycle for the small family cars class, in which the Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d 1.6 TDI 105HP manual is classified, is 6.8 l while the Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d consumes by 47 % less fuel than the average.
The Audi has 76 Nm more torque than the Honda Civic IX Hatchback 5d. Even though the vast majority of people do not appreciate the maximum torque when choosing a vehicle, it informs the best how fast a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is relevant thus the Audi A3 8V will give you better sensation of driving.
The Audi A3 8V uses 1.3 l of diesel less while driving inside city than the Honda. The Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d, which comes from lower middle class, uses 4.2 l less fuel, which is by 48 % better result than the average in its class. The difference in fuel consumption between these two cars is really big, so remember that in order to the the comparison have a sense, you should check cars of similar characteristics.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d is greater than the Honda Civic IX Hatchback 5d by 3, which allows the Audi to overcome quicker long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 3 % is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
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This big difference results from the fact that both cars have various engines. The Audi has the diesel engine while the Honda Civic IX has the petrol engine. Taking into account different types of engines, comparing this feature is pointless.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d is 15 millimeters wider when compared to the Honda Civic IX. It is clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Audi has 55 millimeters longer wheelbase in relation to Honda. Therefore the Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d is safer and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable riding.
The Audi A3 8V Sportback 5d is 11 millimeters longer in comparison to the Honda Civic IX Hatchback 5d. Long vehicles more of passenger space and usually have plenty of trunk space. While the Audi A3 8V occurs to be better pick for families or those who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance driving, the Honda Civic IX may be more appropriate to city drivers as it will not cause troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.