The Hyundai uses 1.4 l fewer fuel in the combined cycle than the Honda Accord VIII Estate. The Hyundai, being classified in „large family cars” segment burns up by 1.3 l less fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 7.7 l.
The Hyundai i40 Estate 1.6 GDI 135HP manual burns 19 % fewer fuel in the city than the Honda Accord VIII. The difference at the level of 19 % will be quite significant in everyday using car. Additionally, within several years it may generate huge savings. Also 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 vehicles selected by you is so big that you should consider to choose vehicles with engines of similar power and similar dimensions. Only then will the comparision have a sense.
With more boot size the Hyundai i40 will have much more room for carrying things and be more functional vehicle than the Honda Accord VIII Estate. If the capacity of the boot is appeals to you, the Hyundai i40 Estate 1.6 GDI 135HP manual will be better to choose because it is about 147 liters larger than the boot of its rival.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The Honda Accord VIII loses with the Hyundai i40 Estate in the field of fuel tank size. The Hyundai i40 Estate 1.6 GDI 135HP manual is able to take by 8 % more fuel than its competitor.
The wheelbase of a car is the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more desirable car's weight distribution. Hyundai i40 Estate has 2 percent longer wheelbase distance than Honda. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Hyundai i40 should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
Number of gears
The Hyundai i40 has only one additional
speed in relation to the
Honda Accord VIII Estate 2.0 VTEC 156HP manual. Generally this
extra speed is a very
tall one thanks to which the previous
gears can be shorter to
give increased acceleration in the
lower gears. One more speed as well affect
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
Maximum load capacity
The Hyundai i40 Estate 1.6 GDI 135HP manual is 22 millimeters longer when compared to the Honda. The length of the car is important in terms of travelling comfort and room in the boot. The Hyundai i40 Estate 1.6 GDI 135HP manual very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the Hyundai i40 Estate will be better driven ,however, the Honda Accord VIII Estate will be a little easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
Model release date
The difference in release date between compared cars is only 4 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a fast pace and for that reason the Hyundai i40 Estate may have more modern technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.