The horsepower of the Seat Alhambra II is by 5 percent grater than the Ford. While the difference is not big this should not affect the car performance to a large extent.
The Seat burns up 0.7 l fewer fuel in the combined cycle when compared to the Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB 1.8 Duratorq TDCi 110HP manual. The Seat Alhambra II, being classified in „van” class burns up by 3.4 l less of fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle amounts to 8.7 l.
The Seat Alhambra II has 12 percent more torque than the Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB 1.8 Duratorq TDCi 110HP manual. Even though the majority of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a automobile, it presents the best how a vehicle acclerates. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is insensible so you probably will not feel the difference.
The fuel consumption of the Seat Alhambra II is 1.2 l lower in relation to the Ford Tourneo Connect I. Despite the fact that the difference is small, in the long term it can cause that the vehicle would be considerably cheper to use.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Seat Alhambra II accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 12.6 s, which is 0.6 s less when compared to the Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB 1.8 Duratorq TDCi 110HP manual. However the difference is not as much significant to be taken into account when buying a vehicle.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Seat Alhambra II 2.0 TDI 115HP manual is greater as compared to this of the Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 17 kilometers per hour is little and is imperceptible in daily driving.
Width of a car directly influences on room in the cabin and also stability during driving. The width of the Seat Alhambra II 2.0 TDI 115HP manual is larger only by 6 percent in comparison to the Ford and is not really important. The average for the „van” class amounts to around 1,821 mm and is by 4 percent larger than the same attribute of the Seat.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more desirable car's weight distribution. Seat Alhambra II has 13 millimeters longer wheelbase distance when compared to Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Seat should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Seat Alhambra II has by 215 cubic centimeters bigger engine capacity in comparison to the Ford Tourneo Connect I. This may have a little impact when it comes to accleration, as both values does not differ much.
The Seat Alhambra II 2.0 TDI 115HP manual is 332 mm longer when compared to the Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB. Long cars are more spacious and also have bigger trunk. While the Seat Alhambra II occurs to be better for families or drivers who love the idea of soft, smooth long-distance rides, the Ford Tourneo Connect I LWB 1.8 Duratorq TDCi 110HP manual may be more appropriate 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 these two vehicles is only 5 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a staggering pace what may cause that the Seat Alhambra II may feature more advanced solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.