The BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio comes with petrol which delivers by 67 more horsepower than the the engine of the Lancia Lybra Estate, transforming the car to a much more dynamic character. It should be better choice for drivers who want to experience thrill of drive a sports car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
If a fast driving is what you enjoy, the BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio will appeal to you because it’s
acceleration to 100 km/h is
the Lancia Lybra Estate.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the BMW is higher in comparison to this of the Lancia Lybra which allows to travel the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 37 km/h is little and is not realy noticable in daily use.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle affects room in the cabin and also stability during driving. The width of the BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio is larger by 18 millimeters than the Lancia Lybra Estate and is not really important. The medium for the „large family cars” class is approximately 1,764 mm and is by 7 millimeters bigger than the same attribute of the BMW 3-Series E46.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the aspect of fuel tank capacity is BMW 3-Series E46 that is able to carry by 3 l more petrol in comparison to the Lancia.
The wheelbase of a car means the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. BMW 3-Series E46 has 134 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to Lancia Lybra Estate 1.6 16V 103HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of BMW should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The BMW 3-Series E46 Cabrio 320 i 170HP manual has 37 % larger cubic capacity in comparison to the Lancia Lybra. The difference is relatively large. As a result the BMW 3-Series E46 should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher top speed. On the other hand bigger engine displacement affects worst fuel efficiency.
The BMW is 1 % longer than the Lancia Lybra. The length of the vehicle is important when it comes to travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The BMW probably will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the BMW will be better driven ,however, the Lancia Lybra will be a little easier to park due to shorter length of the body.