Smart Forfour 1.0 63HP vs Hyundai Getz 1.1 MPI 66HP manual

Smart Forfour 1.0 63HP

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5 reasons for

Smart Forfour, model available from 2004 to 2006.
It has 1.0 63HP petrol engine produced from 2004 to 2006.
Drive has manual gearbox.

4 reasons for

Hyundai Getz, model available from 2002 to 2008.
It has 1.1 MPI 66HP petrol engine produced from 2002 to 2008.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

Hyundai Getz 1.1 MPI 66HP manual

5 reasons for Smart Forfour 1.0 63KM in comparison to Hyundai Getz 1.1 MPI 66HP manual

Reasons for


1,684 > 1,665 mm
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Smart Forfour is 19 millimeters wider in relation to the Hyundai. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.


2,505 > 2,457 mm
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better vehicle's weight distribution. Smart Forfour has 48 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to Hyundai. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Smart Forfour should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.

Rear track

1,447 > 1,440 mm

Model release date

2004 > 2002
Given that the Hyundai Getz 1.1 MPI 66HP manual was launched only 2 years prior to the Smart Forfour, the distance in technology used in both cars is not really huge, however, the Smart Forfour 1.0 63HP might feature slightly more new solutions used in it.

Front track

1,461 > 1,450 mm


4 reasons for Hyundai Getz 1.1 MPI 66KM manual in comparison to Smart Forfour 1.0 63HP

Reasons for

Maximal power

66 > 63 hp
The horsepower is a characteristic that most of us pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Hyundai Getz that has by 3 horsepower more when compared to the Smart Forfour, which makes this vehicle a bit better in terms of high speed. Because of more horsepower the Hyundai should as well give a bit more flexiblility in specific speeds.


3,813 > 3,752 mm
The Hyundai Getz is 61 millimeters longer in relation to the Smart Forfour. Long cars have roomy cabin and usually have more storage space. While the Hyundai Getz occurs to be better pick for families or those who love the idea of convenient driving, the Smart Forfour may be more appropriate to women because it will not make troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.

Number of doors

5 > 4
A 5-door car usually is a hatchback and for that reason the Hyundai Getz, which whole rear including the window lifts up and the rear seats folds flat giving more space for cargo, has an advantage on the 4-door Smart which in turn has a smaller trunk cut off from the passenger compartment.


1,495 > 1,450 mm
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Hyundai Getz, which is by 3 % higher than the Smart Forfour, would be better choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much in its height and it should not be much perceptible.

Cars specifications

Smart Forfour 1.0 63HP Hyundai Getz 1.1 MPI 66HP manual
    Price range popular popular
    Model release date 2004 2002
    Facelifting no no
    Class B B
    Payload - 1,438 kg

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