The BMW 3-Series F30 comes with petrol which delivers by 54 more horsepower over the the engine of the Opel, transforming the car to a much more dynamic character. It seems to be googd option for drivers who would like to feel thrill of drive a sports car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 accelerates to 100k\h by
faster in comparison to the Opel. A significant difference in
acceleration in favor of the BMW will allow him to overtake much
faster and avoid other obstacles.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the BMW is greater than the Opel Insignia Hatchback 2.0 CDTI ECOFLEX 130HP automatic by 26 kilometers per hour, which allows the BMW 3-Series F30 to cover faster large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 13 percent is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower value of rotations at which the highest torque is delivered affects an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is always good to check a torque performance graph.
BMW 3-Series F30 has 184 mm longer wheelbase in comparison to the Opel Insignia Hatchback 2.0 CDTI ECOFLEX 130HP automatic. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, cars with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 has by 2 % bigger engine size in relation to the Opel Insignia. This play a little role as far as acceleration is concerned, as both figures does not differ much.
Model release date
The difference in release date between compared cars is only 4 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a staggering pace and for that reason the BMW may have more advanced solutions thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of loading massive amount of luggage to it. The difference of 11 millimeters in favor of the BMW 3-Series F30 Gran Turismo F34 is not big and does not matter much.