The horsepower is a something that most of us take into account at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Opel Insignia Country Tourer which has by 90 more horsepower than the Audi A4 B8 Avant 1.8 TFSI 160HP manual. As a result the Opel Insignia Country Tourer can reach higher speed. Because of more horsepower the Opel Insignia should also provide better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Opel Insignia Country Tourer has 60 % more torque than the Audi A4 B8 Avant. The difference at such level is quite big, so that the Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 Turbo Ecotec 250HP manual 4x4 will accelerate perceptibly faster.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Opel Insignia accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 7.9 s, which is 1 sek better result than the Audi A4 B8. But the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a ride.
If you are looking for a car by which you could set of for cruises, which could contain more things in the boot , pick the Opel. The Audi A4 B8 Avant is equiped with by 50 liters less capable luggage compartment in relation to the Audi A4 B8 Avant so you would be able to carry a bit less. When it comes to the trunk also check its width length and height which have substantial effect on loading possibility .
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Opel Insignia is greater in comparison to this of the Audi which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 17 kilometers per hour is not big and is imperceptible in daily use.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Opel is 25 millimeters wider in relation to the Audi A4 B8 Avant 1.8 TFSI 160HP manual. It is often clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
Trunk length with seats up
The Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 Turbo Ecotec 250HP manual 4x4 has by 11 % bigger cubic capacity in comparison to the Audi. This may have a little impact on vehicle's performance, as both figures does not differ much.
The Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 Turbo Ecotec 250HP manual 4x4 is 5 percent longer than the Audi A4 B8 Avant 1.8 TFSI 160HP manual. The length of the vehicle plays a role in terms of travelling comfort and room in the boot. The Opel very likely will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Opel Insignia will be better driven ,however, the Audi A4 B8 Avant will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length .
Model release date
Given that the Audi A4 B8 was unveiled only 1 year before the Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 Turbo Ecotec 250HP manual 4x4, the gap between technology used in both vehicles shouldn’t be really big, however, the Opel Insignia may feature slightly more modern solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of big size, the Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 Turbo Ecotec 250HP manual 4x4, which is by 6 % higher than the Audi A4 B8 Avant, would be better pick for you. However, presented vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.