The horsepower is a something that most of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the GAZ that has by 3 horsepower more than the Audi A4 B7 Avant, which makes this vehicle slightly quicker. Thanks to more horsepower the GAZ 24 I Estate should as well provide somewhat more efficiency in specific speeds.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The GAZ 24 I is 1 percent wider in comparison to the Audi A4 B7 Avant 1.6 i 102HP manual. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. GAZ 24 I Estate 2.4 i 105HP has 5 percent longer wheelbase distance in relation to Audi A4 B7 Avant. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of GAZ 24 I should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
Ground clearance is a crucial factor in several important characteristics of a vehicle. Clearance is very important in off-road vehicles still all cars appreciate the higher suspension. The GAZ 24 I has 38 millimeters higher clearance than the Audi A4 B7 Avant. In addition to effective mobility in rough terrain, the GAZ 24 I will also be easier pushed urban obstacles such as high curbs, for example.
The GAZ 24 I Estate 2.4 i 105HP is 3 percent longer than the Audi. Long vehicles have more interior space and usually provide bigger trunk. Although the GAZ 24 I Estate occurs to be better pick for families or persons who love the idea of soft, smooth long-distance rides, the Audi A4 B7 Avant may appeal to city drivers as it will not make problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of putting big amount of luggage to it. The difference of 149 mm to the advantage of the GAZ is not big and does not matter much.