The horsepower of the Hyundai i40 Sedan is 2 percent grater in comparison to the Hyundai. While the difference is not big this should not affect the car performance in a noticeable way.
Maximum torque of the Hyundai i40 is 7 newton meters higher than the Hyundai Elantra V. Because of this, the Hyundai will accelerate a little bit better and be better for overtaking other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine will also cause that the Hyundai will use less fuel for every 100 km.
The fuel consumption of the Hyundai i40 Sedan is 0.5 l better in comparison to the Hyundai. Despite the difference is little, in the long run it may make that your vehicle would be much less expensive to use.
Width of a vehicle affects interior space for travelers and also stability while driving. The width of the Hyundai is larger by 41 millimeters than the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan and is not really important. The average for the „mid-size” class amounts to approximately 1,764 millimeters and is by 52 mm larger than the same feature of the Hyundai i40 Sedan.
Hyundai i40 Sedan has 76 mm longer wheelbase in comparison to the Hyundai Elantra V. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Hyundai i40 is 212 mm longer in relation to the Hyundai. The length of the vehicle is important in terms of driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Hyundai preasumbly will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Hyundai i40 will be better driven but the Hyundai will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan was unveiled only 1 year earlier than the Hyundai, the gap between technology used in both cars shouldn’t be really big, however, the Hyundai i40 might have slightly more advanced solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of large size, the Hyundai i40 Sedan 1.6 GDI 135HP manual, which is by 2 percent higher than the Hyundai, would be appropriate pick for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much observable.