The horsepower is a feature that majority of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the Fiat Grande Punto which has by 23 percent horsepower more when compared to the Citroen C3 I, which makes this car a bit quicker. Thanks to more horsepower the Fiat Grande Punto Hatchback 5d 1.3 Multijet 16v DPF Start&Stop 75HP manual will as well provide slightly better efficiency in specific speeds.
The Fiat Grande Punto uses 33 percent fewer fuel in the combined cycle in relation to the Citroen C3 I Hatchback. The difference in the amount of 33 % will be quite very appreciable in day-to-day usage of the car. In the long run it can generate a real savings.
The Fiat Grande Punto consumes 33 percent fewer fuel in the city in relation to the Citroen C3 I Hatchback 1.1 i 61HP manual. The difference at the level of 33 percent is very significant in everyday use of car. Additionally, during several years it will bring huge savings. Moreover keep in mind that medium results of the average fuel consumption can be considerably lifted if you drive dynamically. The difference in fuel consumption of the cars selected by you is so big that you should consider to choose cars with engines of similar power and similar dimensions. Only then will the comparision have a sense.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Fiat Grande Punto Hatchback 5d accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 13.6 s, which is 2.3 s quicker in comparison to the Citroen C3 I Hatchback. But the difference is not as much significant to be taken into account when buying a car.
The maximum velocity of the Fiat Grande Punto is greater as compared to this of the Citroen which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 8 percent is little and is imperceptible in daily driving.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle affects room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The Fiat Grande Punto Hatchback 5d 1.3 Multijet 16v DPF Start&Stop 75HP manual is widther only by 20 millimeters compared with the Citroen and is not really relevant. The medium for the „subcompact” segment amounts to 1,645 mm and is by 3 percent smaller than the width of the Fiat Grande Punto.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more appropriate car's weight distribution. Fiat has 2 percent longer wheelbase distance than Citroen C3 I. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Fiat Grande Punto should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Fiat Grande Punto has 11 percent bigger engine size compared to the Citroen C3 I Hatchback 1.1 i 61HP manual. For the reason that the difference is small, the Fiat Grande Punto Hatchback 5d should accelerate only a bit better, assuming that other paramerters are equal.
Maximum load capacity
The Fiat Grande Punto is 178 millimeters longer than the Citroen. Long cars more of passenger space and usually have bigger trunk. Although the Fiat Grande Punto seems to be better option for families or those who love the idea of comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Citroen C3 I Hatchback 1.1 i 61HP manual may appeal to singles as it will not cause problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between presented vehicles is only 3 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a blistering pace and for that reason the Fiat Grande Punto Hatchback 5d may feature more modern technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.