The horsepower is a parameter that most of car fans take into consideration at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Citroen which has by 15 more horsepower in relation to the Hyundai. As a result the Citroen Xsara I is able to reach higher top speed. Due to more horsepower the Citroen should as well provide better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Citroen Xsara I Hatchback has 4 percent more torque in comparison to the Hyundai. Even though a large number of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it presents the best how fast a vehicle is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is insensible so it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 17 percent indicates that the Hyundai Accent I Hatchback is insignificantly beaten in this confrontation. In the „small family cars” class, to which the Hyundai Accent I Hatchback 1.3 i 60HP manual is assigned, the average acceleration is 11.3 s and is by 49 percent faster than acceleration of Hyundai’s car.
The Citroen Xsara I Hatchback has 65 l
more capable boot
in relation to the Hyundai Accent I Hatchback 1.3 i 60HP manual.
Such a difference is quite significant
and it will matters in terms
of the comfort of the
vehicle’s usage. At the same time that
the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback has 3 %
boot capacity than the average in the
same class. More spacious
trunk will be useful during family
journeys as well as during
everyday car’s usage.
The top speed of the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback 1.4 i 75HP manual is higher in comparison to this of the Hyundai Accent I Hatchback 1.3 i 60HP manual which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 20 km/h is small and is not realy noticable in everyday use.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Citroen Xsara I Hatchback 1.4 i 75HP manual is 82 millimeters wider than the Hyundai. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of selected cars in the category of fuel tank capacity is Citroen which is able to carry by 15 % more petrol in comparison to the Hyundai Accent I Hatchback.
The Citroen Xsara I Hatchback 1.4 i 75HP manual has 6 % longer wheelbase when compared to Hyundai Accent I. As a result the Citroen is more safe and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable riding.
The Citroen has 1 percent greater cubic capacity compared to the Hyundai Accent I Hatchback. For the reason that the difference is little, the Citroen should accelerate slightly better, of course assuming that other paramerters are equal.
Maximum load capacity
The Citroen Xsara I Hatchback is 61 millimeters longer in comparison to the Hyundai. The length of the vehicle plays a role when it comes to driving comfort and space in the boot. The Citroen Xsara I Hatchback 1.4 i 75HP manual very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Citroen Xsara I Hatchback will be better driven ,however, the Hyundai will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length .
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Hyundai's production began only 3 years prior to the Citroen Xsara I, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really big, however, the Citroen Xsara I may feature a bit more advanced solutions used in it.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater capacity of carrying big amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 1 percent in favor of the Citroen is little and should not be really noticeable.