The horsepower is a something that most of car fans look at first when buying a car. In this case it is the Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual which has by 33 percent more horsepower than the Hyundai ix20 1.4 CVVT 90HP manual. Therefore the Opel Meriva II will achieve higher speed. Due to more horsepower the Opel Meriva II will as well provide better flexiblility in specific gears.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Hyundai ix20 accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h relatively slower compared to the Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual. The
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Trunk capacity with seats down
The maximum speed of the Opel Meriva II is higher in comparison to this of the Hyundai ix20 which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 12 % is not big and is imperceptible in everyday use.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rpm at which the maximum torque is delivered clearly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is the one of the Opel Meriva II. The engine of the Hyundai ix20 reaches its full efficiency at 4,000 revolutions per minute which is by 2,250 revolutions/minute lower than the Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual is 147 millimeters wider in relation to the Hyundai ix20 1.4 CVVT 90HP manual. It is often clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual which can carry 10 percent more fuel in relation to the Hyundai ix20. The average fuel tank capacity in the microvan segment, from which the Opel comes from, is 51 liters, whereas in microvan class (represented by the Hyundai ix20) it equals 51 liters.
Opel Meriva II Mikrovan has 1 percent longer wheelbase in relation to the Hyundai ix20. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. However, vehicles having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Opel Meriva II Mikrovan has 21 % larger cubic capacity than the Hyundai. For the reason that the difference is not big, the Opel Meriva II should accelerate only slightly faster, if other paramerters are equal.
The Opel Meriva II Mikrovan is 188 millimeters longer in relation to the Hyundai. The length of the car is significant when it comes to driving comfort and room in the boot. The Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual very likely will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual will be better driven but the Hyundai ix20 will be a bit easier to park because of shorter length .
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater capacity of putting big amount of thinks to it. The difference that amounts to 14 mm in favor of the Opel Meriva II Mikrovan 1.4 LPG Turbo ecoFLEX 120HP manual is not big and does not matter much.