The horsepower is a something that most of drivers take into account at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Seat Alhambra II that has by 40 more horsepower in relation to the Nissan Evalia 1.6 110HP manual. As a result the Seat Alhambra II 1.4 TSI 150HP manual can reach higher velocity. Due to more horsepower the Seat Alhambra II 1.4 TSI 150HP manual should as well provide noticeably more flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Seat Alhambra II burns up 4 percent less fuel in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Nissan. The Seat, which is palced in „van” segment consumes by 1.7 l less amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle amounts to 8.7 l.
The Seat Alhambra II has 57 % more torque than the Nissan Evalia. The difference at this level is relevant, so that the Seat Alhambra II will accelerate perceptibly faster.
The Seat Alhambra II 1.4 TSI 150HP manual consumes 0.1 l less in the urban cycle in comparison to the Nissan Evalia. The difference at the level of 0.1 l is not realy noticeable in everyday use of the ride but during the term of a several months it would give a real savings.
The maximum velocity of the Seat is greater than of the Nissan Evalia by 32 kilometers/hour, which allows the Seat Alhambra II to cover quicker large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 32 kilometers/hour is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rpm at which the maximum torque is produced clearly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is this of the Seat Alhambra II. The engine of the Nissan Evalia achieves its full efficiency at 4,405 revolutions per minute which is by 66 percent lower than the Seat Alhambra II.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Seat is 203 millimeters wider than the Nissan Evalia 1.6 110HP manual. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Nissan Evalia loses with the Seat Alhambra II in the field of fuel tank size. The Seat Alhambra II is able to hold by 30 % more fuel than its competitor.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Seat has 8 percent longer wheelbase distance when compared to Nissan Evalia. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Seat Alhambra II should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Seat Alhambra II has only one additional
speed in relation to the
Nissan. Most often the
extra speed is a taller one so that the previous
speeds can be shorter to
give better acceleration in the
lower gears. One more speed also affect
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
Gross trailer weight
The Seat Alhambra II is 454 mm longer when compared to the Nissan Evalia. The length of the car plays a role in terms of driving comfort and space in the boot. The Seat Alhambra II probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. Aditionally the Seat Alhambra II 1.4 TSI 150HP manual will be better driven but the Nissan will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
Number of doors
A 5-door car generally means a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and as a result the Seat Alhambra II, where you can open up the boot lid and fold flat the back seats giving more space for cargo, has the edge on the four-door Nissan Evalia which is less comfortable to load and unload baggage.