The BMW 2-Series Coupe F22 has 145 % bigger amount of horses under the hood than the Opel Rekord C Coupe. The difference is really big and because of this it have a significant impact on joy of traveling the car. It may be interesting to know that the BMW has by 31 horsepowers more horsepower in relation to the medium level in class „large family cars”.
The difference at the level of 112 % is really big thanks to which the BMW 2-Series Coupe F22 220i 184HP manual has much more better flexibility of the engine, it reaches high speed significantly faster and has better towing power.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in revolutions per minute at which the maximum torque is generated clearly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is the one of the BMW 2-Series. The engine of the Opel Rekord C achieves its full efficiency at 2,700 revolutions/minute which is by 54 percent worst result than the BMW.
Width of a vehicle affects room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The BMW 2-Series is widther by 48 millimeters in comparison to the Opel Rekord C and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „mid-size” class is around 1,764 mm and is by 1 % smaller than the width of the BMW 2-Series.
The BMW 2-Series Coupe F22 has 13 mm longer wheelbase than Opel Rekord C. Consequently the BMW 2-Series Coupe F22 220i 184HP manual is more safe and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable riding.
The BMW has 17 percent greater engine size in relation to the Opel. For the reason that the difference is not big, the BMW 2-Series Coupe F22 should accelerate a bit dynamically, if other paramerters are the same.