The horsepower is a something that most of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Hyundai Elantra III that has by 17 horsepower more in comparison to the Opel Astra G, which makes this vehicle somewhat faster. With more horsepower the Hyundai Elantra III should as well give slightly better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Hyundai Elantra III has 23 newton meters more torque when compared to the Opel Astra G Hatchback. Although a great deal of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it presents the best how a car is speeding up. When it comes to compared cars the difference is quite small and for that reason it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Hyundai accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 11 s, which is 1.5 s faster in comparison to the Opel Astra G Hatchback 1.4 16V 90HP manual. But the difference is not as much big to be taken into account when buying a vehicle.
The boot of the Hyundai Elantra III is only 45 l bigger than the Opel. However, the difference is not significant and it would be right to say that both cars have similar trunk space.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top speed of the Hyundai Elantra III Hatchback is greater as compared to this of the Opel Astra G Hatchback which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 1 percent is not big and is imperceptible in daily driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range and a lower number of rotations at which the maximum torque is delivered has an impact on an engine’s performance. However, in order to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is recommended to check a torque graph.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle directly influences on room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The Hyundai is widther only by 15 mm than the Opel Astra G Hatchback 1.4 16V 90HP manual and is not really relevant. The medium for the „lower middle” segment equals to 1,703 mm and is by 1 % larger than the same attribute of the Hyundai Elantra III Hatchback 1.6 107HP manual.
The winner of these two vehicles in the category of fuel tank capacity is Hyundai which is able to hold by 4 liters more fuel in comparison to the Opel.
Hyundai Elantra III Hatchback has 13 millimeters longer wheelbase when compared to the Opel Astra G Hatchback. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also provides more storage space. However, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Hyundai Elantra III Hatchback has by 210 cc larger engine displacement in relation to the Opel. This may have a little impact as far as acceleration is concerned, as both values does not differ much.
Maximum load capacity
The Hyundai Elantra III Hatchback 1.6 107HP manual is 10 % longer when compared to the Opel Astra G Hatchback. Long cars more of passenger space and also provide bigger trunk. Although the Hyundai Elantra III occurs to be better pick for families or drivers who value comfortable rides, the Opel Astra G Hatchback 1.4 16V 90HP manual may appeal to singles because it will not cause problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
Model release date
The difference in release date between presented vehicles is only 2 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a staggering pace and for that reason the Hyundai Elantra III Hatchback 1.6 107HP manual may have more modern solutions thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.