The horsepower is a parameter that most of car fans attach the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Opel Astra J Sedan 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual, that has by 76 more horsepower in relation to the Lada 2105 2105 Sedan 1.3 64HP manual, which makes this car considerably faster. Having more horsepower the Opel Astra J will also give considerably better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Opel Astra J consumes 2.5 l of fuel fewer in city traffic than the Lada 2105 2105 Sedan. The Opel Astra J Sedan, that represents C segment, consumes 1 l less gasoline, which constitutes by 11 % lower fuel consumption in comparison to the average in the same class. The difference in fuel efficiency between these two cars is really significant, so note that in order to the the comparison have a sense, you should check models of similar characteristics.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Opel Astra J accelerates to 100k\h by
better than the Lada. A significant difference in
acceleration in favor of the Opel Astra J Sedan 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual will allow him to overtake much
quicker and avoid other obstacles.
The Lada has by 43 % lower maximum velocity compared to the Opel, on account of which covering a long distance, for example when it is straight and there is no speed limits, will need more time. The difference may be perceptible during running over highways to the car of Opel brand advantage.
The Opel is harder to perform maneuvers in relation to the Lada and parking may pose a challenge as well as driving along bussy streets in a jammed city, however, in our opinion that value added in terms of spacious cabin, firmer handling when cornering makes that the Opel Astra J Sedan wins in this category.
The wheelbase of a car is the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. Opel has 10 percent longer wheelbase distance than Lada. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Opel should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
Number of gears
The Opel Astra J Sedan 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual has only one more
gear than the
Lada 2105 2105 Sedan 1.3 64HP manual. Generally the
extra speed is used as an overdrive thanks to which the previous
gears can be narrower in order to
give better performance in the
lower gears. One more gear also have an effect on decreasing
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
The Opel Astra J Sedan has by 5 percent bigger engine displacement in comparison to the Lada 2105. This may have a little impact as far as acceleration is concerned, as both figures are quite simmilar.
The Opel Astra J is 529 mm longer than the Lada. The length of the car plays a role in terms of travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The Opel Astra J Sedan 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual very likely will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Opel Astra J Sedan 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual will be better driven ,however, the Lada 2105 2105 Sedan 1.3 64HP manual will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater possibility of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars of 56 millimeters to the advantage of the Opel Astra J is insignificant and does not matter much.