The horsepower of the Renault is by 7 % grater than the BMW 1-Series E81 Hatchback 5d E87. As the difference is small this should not affect the vehicles performance considerably.
The Renault has 18 % more torque than the BMW 1-Series E81. Although the vast majority of people do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it shows the best how a car acclerates. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is quite small so you probably will not feel the difference.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW 1-Series E81 Hatchback 5d E87 116i 122HP manual can reach the
speed of 100Km/h relatively slower than the Renault Megane III Hatchback. The
difference in the amount of
6 percent is
quite low and for that
reason it should
not be strongly taken into
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If you need a car by which you could set of for travels, which could room more luggage , choose the Renault Megane III Hatchback. The BMW is equiped with by 43 liters smaller boot in relation to the BMW 1-Series E81 Hatchback 5d E87 so probably you would be able to load one bag less. Assessing the trunk pay attention to its dimensions which have notable effect on loading capability (Trunk dimensions of Renault Megane III Hatchback - 1,010 mm/510 millimeters).
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range and a lower number of revolutions at which the maximum torque is produced affects an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is good to analyze a torque graph.
Distance between two sides of a vehicle affects interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The width of the Renault is larger only by 3 % than the BMW 1-Series E81 Hatchback 5d E87 116i 122HP manual and is not really important. The average for the „lower middle” class amounts to 1,703 millimeters and is by 6 % smaller than the same attribute of the Renault Megane III Hatchback.
The BMW 1-Series E81 loses with the Renault Megane III Hatchback in the field of fuel tank capacity. The Renault Megane III Hatchback 1.4 16v TCe 130HP manual is able to take by 9 l more fuel in relation to its rival.
Maximum load capacity
The Renault is 66 millimeters longer when compared to the BMW 1-Series E81 Hatchback 5d E87 116i 122HP manual. The length of the vehicle is important when it comes to travelling comfort and room in the boot. The Renault Megane III preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Renault Megane III Hatchback will be better driven ,however, the BMW will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length .
Model release date
Given that the BMW 1-Series E81 was unveiled only 4 years prior to the Renault Megane III Hatchback 1.4 16v TCe 130HP manual, the distance in technology applied in both vehicles shouldn’t be really huge, however, the Renault Megane III may feature slightly more modern solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of large dimensions, the Renault Megane III Hatchback, which is by 3 percent higher than the BMW 1-Series E81 Hatchback 5d E87 116i 122HP manual, is appropriate pick for you. However, presented vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.