Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Ford Sierra I accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 18.1 s, which is 0.4 s less in relation to the BMW 3-Series E30 Coupe. However the difference is not as much big to be taken into account when buying a car.
Width of a vehicle directly influences on the amount of space for passengers and also stability on road. The Ford Sierra I Hatchback is widther only by 4 percent in relation to the BMW 3-Series E30 Coupe 324 d 86HP automatic and is not really important. The medium for the „D” segment equals to 1,764 millimeters and is by 3 percent smaller than the same feature of the Ford.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Ford which can contain 9 percent more fuel in relation to the BMW 3-Series E30 Coupe 324 d 86HP automatic. The medium fuel container size in the D segment, from which the Ford Sierra I Hatchback comes from, amounts to 63 l, whereas in D segment (represented by the BMW) it equals 63 l.
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. Ford Sierra I has 38 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to BMW 3-Series E30 Coupe 324 d 86HP automatic. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Ford Sierra I Hatchback should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Ford Sierra I is 2 percent longer than the BMW 3-Series E30. The length of the vehicle is significant in respect of driving comfort and space in the trunk. The Ford Sierra I very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Ford Sierra I Hatchback will be better driven but the BMW 3-Series E30 Coupe 324 d 86HP automatic will be a little easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Number of doors
An owner of the Ford has an extra door at the back of a car. It will enable him to put cargo into a boot in more convenient manner, especialy when it comes to things of large size. Passages of both cars who are to seat in the rear need to get in a car through a front door which needs folding a front seat.
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Ford Sierra I, which is by 48 millimeters higher than the BMW, is better pick for you. However, these two vehicles do not differ much in its height and it should not be much noticeable.