The horsepower of the Chevrolet Kalos is by 9 % grater than the Hyundai. Because the difference is small it should not affect the car performance in a noticeable way.
Maximum torque of the Chevrolet Kalos is 3 newton meters higher than the Hyundai Getz. For this reason, the Chevrolet Kalos 1.2 72HP manual will accelerate a little bit faster and be better to overtake other cars. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine will also cause that the Chevrolet will consume on average less fuel for every 100 km.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference in the amount of 1.9 s shows that the Hyundai Getz is insignificantly beaten in this confrontation. In the „subcompact” class, to which the Hyundai Getz is assigned, the medium acceleration is 12.9 s and is by 21 percent faster than acceleration of Hyundai’s vehicle.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Chevrolet Kalos is greater than the Hyundai Getz by 2, which allows the Chevrolet Kalos 1.2 72HP manual to travel faster large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 2 percent is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Chevrolet Kalos 1.2 72HP manual is 5 millimeters wider than the Hyundai Getz. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Chevrolet Kalos has 27 mm longer wheelbase in comparison to Hyundai Getz. Therefore the Chevrolet is more safe and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
The Chevrolet Kalos has by 6 % greater engine capacity than the Hyundai Getz. This play a little role when it comes to car's performance, as both values does not vary much.
The Chevrolet is 2 percent longer in relation to the Hyundai Getz. The length of the vehicle plays a role when it comes to travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Chevrolet Kalos 1.2 72HP manual preasumbly will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Chevrolet Kalos 1.2 72HP manual will be better driven ,however, the Hyundai Getz will be a slightly easier to park because of shorter length .
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between these two cars is only 2 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a fast pace and for that reason the Chevrolet Kalos 1.2 72HP manual may have more modern solutions.