The BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio 320 i 170HP manual comes with petrol which produce by 34 more horsepower than the the engine of the Hyundai Sonata III, giving the vehicle a much more dynamic character. It should be googd option for drivers who want to experience thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
The BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio 320 i 170HP manual has 29 newton meters more torque than the Hyundai Sonata III. Although most of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it presents the best how a vehicle acclerates. When it comes to compared cars the difference is quite small so the difference will not be much noticeable.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 0.8 s indicates that the Hyundai Sonata III 2.0 136HP manual is the worst vehicle of these two . In the „middle class, being represented by the Hyundai Sonata III, the average acceleration is 9.9 s and is by 0.3 s lower than this of Hyundai car.
The maximum speed of the BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio 320 i 170HP manual is greater compared with the Hyundai Sonata III 2.0 136HP manual by 22 kilometers per hour, which allows the BMW to travel quicker long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 22 kilometers per hour is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
The rotational speed where the maximum torque is produced determines how fast an engine achieves its best output with growth in rotational speed. The lower revolutions or the wider range at which the torque is the greatest, the more the engine is flexible and a sensation of acceleration is felt faster.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more desirable car's weight distribution. BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio 320 i 170HP manual has 20 mm longer wheelbase distance than Hyundai Sonata III 2.0 136HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The BMW 3-Series E46 has 172 cubic centimeters larger engine capacity compared to the Hyundai Sonata III 2.0 136HP manual. Because the difference is little, the BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio 320 i 170HP manual should accelerate only a bit dynamically, of course if other paramerters are equal.