The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer uses 32 percent fewer fuel in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Citroen DS4. The difference at the level of 2.1 l will be quite significant in everyday usage of the vehicle. In the long period of time it will result in a real savings.
Maximum torque of the Opel Astra J is 8 percent greater than the Citroen DS4 1.6 THP 156HP automatic. For this reason, the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer will accelerate somewhat better and be better to overtake other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also make that the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual will use on average less fuel for every 100 km.
The Opel Astra J uses 3.8 l of oil fewer while driving inside city compared to the Citroen. The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual, that represents C segment, burns up 3.3 l less fuel, which constitutes by 38 percent better result than the average in its segment. The difference in fuel efficiency between compared vehicles is quite big, so remember that in order to the the comparison have a sense, you should choose cars of similar parameters.
Distance between two sides of a car directly affects interior space for travelers as well as stability on road. The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer is widther only by 9 millimeters in relation to the Citroen and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „C” class amounts to around 1,703 millimeters and is by 116 mm larger than the same attribute of the Opel Astra J.
Opel Astra J Sports Tourer has 78 millimeters longer wheelbase when compared to the Citroen DS4. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Trunk length with seats up
The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual has 6 percent greater engine displacement than the Citroen DS4 1.6 THP 156HP automatic. Because the difference is not big, the Opel should accelerate only a bit better, if other paramerters are the same.
The Opel is 424 millimeters longer in comparison to the Citroen DS4. Long vehicles are more spacious and also have plenty of trunk space. While the Opel Astra J occurs to be better choice for families or drivers who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Citroen DS4 1.6 THP 156HP automatic may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not make troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of large size, the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual, which is by 1 % higher than the Citroen DS4, is appropriate pick for you. However, compared cars do not differ much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much observable.