Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic vs Nissan Note II 1.2 80HP manual

Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic

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17 reasons for

Hyundai ix20, model available from 2010.
It has 1.6 CVVT 125HP ic petrol engine produced from 2010.
Drive has automatic gearbox.

10 reasons for

Nissan Note II, model available from 2013.
It has 1.2 80HP petrol engine produced from 2013.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

Nissan Note II 1.2 80HP manual

17 reasons for Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125KM automat in comparison to Nissan Note II 1.2 80HP manual

Reasons for

Maximal power

125 > 80 hp
The Hyundai ix20 has 56 percent more horsepower in relation to Nissan Note II. The Hyundai ix20 will be distinctly faster speed up thanks to grater amout of horses under its hoot. Also maneuvers like overtaking and passing other vehicles while driving should be a piece of cake for a car equipped with stronger motor.

Maximal torque

158 > 110 Nm
Due to 44 % greater torque, the engine of the Hyundai ix20 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Nissan Note II. This, in turn, have a positive impact on a car's acceleration.

Acceleration 0-100 km/h

12.2 > 13.7 s
A small difference in the amount of 1.5 s shows that the Nissan Note II is the worst vehicle of these two presented. In the „microvan class, being represented by the Nissan Note II, the average acceleration to 100km/h is 13.6 s and is by 0.1 s higher than this of Nissan car.

Trunk capacity

440 > 293 l
The Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic has 147 l larger luggage compartment in relation to the Nissan Note II. Such a difference is significant therefore it will distinctly is relevant to the comfort of the car’s usage. It is worth to note that the Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic has 158 liters bigger boot size than the average in its segment. More spacious trunk will be useful during family traveling as well as during daily car’s usage.

Top speed

178 > 168 km/h
The top speed of the Hyundai ix20 is greater in comparison to this of the Nissan Note II which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 6 percent is small and is imperceptible in daily use.


1,765 > 1,694 mm
Width of a car affects the amount of space for passengers and also stability on road. The Hyundai ix20 is widther by 71 millimeters in comparison to the Nissan Note II and is not really important. The average for the „microvan” segment amounts to around 1,748 mm and is by 17 mm smaller than the width of the Hyundai.

Fuel tank

49 > 40 l
In this category it is the Hyundai ix20 that can carry 23 percent more fuel in relation to the Nissan Note II. The medium fuel container capacity in the microvan segment, which is represented by the Hyundai ix20, amounts to 51 l, whereas in microvan class (represented by the Nissan Note II) it is 51 l.


2,623 > 2,608 mm
The Hyundai ix20 has 15 mm longer wheelbase when compared to Nissan Note II. Therefore the Hyundai is more safe and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase affects convenient and more comfortable riding.


4 > 3

Engine capacity

1,592 > 1,199 cc
The engine capacity of the Hyundai ix20 is by 33 % greater in relation to the Nissan Note II. In a consequence the Nissan Note II will be more fuel efficient, but, the engine of the Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic will be of better performance, working more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.

Maximum load capacity

536 > 474 kg


4,102 > 4,100 mm
The Hyundai is 2 millimeters longer in relation to the Nissan Note II. Long vehicles have more interior space and also have more storage space. Although the Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic seems to be better pick for families or persons who appreciate comfortable rides, the Nissan Note II may be more appropriate to singles as it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.


1,602 > 1,530 mm
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater possibility of loading big amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars of 5 percent to the advantage of the Hyundai is small and should not be really noticeable.


automatic > manual
Automatic transmission which is in the Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic despite having a few minuses gives much more better comfort of driving. After a long ride especially in the city the driver is more relaxed. Also automatic puts less strain on the engine thanks to the factory settings of shifts in specific revs range.


1,728 > 1,510 kg


16 > 12

Curb weight

1,199 > 1,037 kg


10 reasons for Nissan Note II 1.2 80KM manual in comparison to Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic

Reasons for

Average consumption

4.7 > 6.5 l
The Nissan Note II uses 28 percent fewer amount of fuel in the combined cycle in relation to the Hyundai. The difference at the level of 1.8 l will be very appreciable in everyday usage of the car. In the long period of time it would allow you to make a substantial cost reduction.

Urban consumption

5.7 > 8.3 l
The Nissan Note II uses 2.6 l of fuel less in city traffic in comparison to the Hyundai. The Nissan Note II, that comes from microvan class, burns up 1.8 l fewer fuel, which is by 24 % better fuel consumption in comparison to the average in its class. The difference in this category between compared vehicles is really big, so note that in order to the the comparison have a sense, you should choose vehicles of similar parameters.

Trunk capacity with seats down

1,981 > 1,486 l

Maximal torque RPM

4,005 > 4,200 revolutions/minute
A wider range as well as a lower number of revolutions at which the maximum torque is reached determines an engine’s dynamism and flexibility. Still, in order to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is always worth to see a torque graph.

Extra-urban consumption

3.9 > 5.5 l


872 > 738 km

Urban range

719 > 578 km

Extra-urban range

1,000 > 873 km

Model release date

2013 > 2010
The difference in date of commencement of production between these two vehicles is only 3 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a fast pace and for that reason the Nissan Note II may have more modern technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.

Maximal power RPM

6,000 > 6,300 revolutions/minute

Cars specifications

Hyundai ix20 1.6 CVVT 125HP automatic Nissan Note II 1.2 80HP manual
    Gross trailer weight 1,100 kg -
    Price range popular popular
    Model release date 2010 2013
    Facelifting no no
    Class microvan microvan
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