The horsepower is a something that majority of us pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual that has by 28 horsepower more in relation to the Honda Accord VIII, which makes this vehicle somewhat better in terms of high speed. Due to more horsepower the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual will as well give somewhat more efficiency in specific speeds.
The fuel economy is considerably to BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual's advantage. This automobile burns 1.6 l less petrol in the mixed cycle in relation to the Honda Accord VIII Estate 2.0 VTEC 156HP manual. It is also worth to know that average fuel consumption in the mixed cycle for the mid-size class, in which the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual is classified, equals to 7.7 l whereas the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 consumes by 20 percent less fuel than the average.
Due to 79 newton meters higher torque, the engine of the BMW does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Honda Accord VIII Estate 2.0 VTEC 156HP manual. This, in turn, have a positive impact on acceleration.
The fuel consumption of the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual is 10 percent smaller in comparison to the Honda Accord VIII. Despite the difference is insensible, in the long term it may cause that your car would be noticably cheper to run.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 7.5 s, which is 23 percent quicker in comparison to the Honda Accord VIII Estate 2.0 VTEC 156HP manual. However the difference is not as much significant to be taken into consideration when buying a ride.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the BMW is higher as compared to this of the Honda which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 10 percent is little and is imperceptible in daily driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is generated clearly indicates that the winner is is the one of the BMW. The engine of the Honda Accord VIII Estate 2.0 VTEC 156HP manual achieves its full efficiency at 4,100 revolutions per minute which is by 2,845 revolutions/minute lower than the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31.
The BMW 3-Series F30 has 92 mm longer wheelbase in relation to Honda Accord VIII. Consequently the BMW 3-Series F30 is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase affects convenient and more comfortable riding.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between compared cars is only 5 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a dizzying pace and for that reason the BMW may feature more modern solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.