The horsepower of the Subaru Legacy I Estate is by 1 horsepower bigger when compared to the Audi A4 B7. Because the difference is not big it should not affect the car performance considerably.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference amounts to 0.6 s shows that the Audi is insensibly beaten in this confrontation. In the „large family cars” class, to which the Audi is assigned, the medium acceleration is 9.9 s and is by 31 % faster than acceleration of Audi’s car.
The trunk of the Subaru Legacy I is 579 liters more spacious in relation to the Audi A4 B7. It is perceptible difference therefore in this category the Subaru Legacy I Estate will be much more convenient. The larger the trunk, the more baggage you can carry.
Trunk capacity with seats down
Ground clearance is the gap between the vehicle body and the ground. As for these two cars, it is the Subaru Legacy I Estate 1.8 4WD 103HP manual 4x4 that has 56 mm higher ride height than the Audi. For this reason the Subaru Legacy I will deal better with rough terrain and obstacles in the city. There is olso one minus - the higher ground clearance means a higher center of gravity, which can adversely influence the handling of the Subaru.
The Subaru Legacy I Estate has 227 cubic centimeters larger engine displacement in comparison to the Audi A4 B7 Avant 1.6 i 102HP manual. As the difference is not big, the Subaru Legacy I Estate 1.8 4WD 103HP manual 4x4 should accelerate a bit dynamically, if other paramerters are does not play a role.
Maximum load capacity
The Subaru Legacy I Estate is 38 millimeters longer in comparison to the Audi. Long cars have more interior space and usually provide more storage space. Although the Subaru seems to be better for families or drivers who love the idea of convenient rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Audi A4 B7 Avant 1.6 i 102HP manual may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not cause problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
A Boxer engine installed in the
Subaru Legacy I is noticeably
better because it can be shorter and
lighter and creates less vibrations in
relation to straight
Furthermore bear in mind
its horizontally opposed
layout results in that a
vehicle has the benefit of a lower center of
gravity what affects the better grip. The advantage of In-line
engine, like the one
put inside the Audi A4 B7 Avant, is that due
to its simplicity of
construction it can be fuel efficient compared to
other types of engines.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of loading big amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 4 % in favor of the Subaru Legacy I Estate is small and does not matter much.