The horsepower of the Rover 45 Hatchback is 13 hp bigger when compared to the Opel. As the difference is small this should not affect the car performance largely.
The Rover 45 Hatchback 1.4 i 16V 103HP manual consumes 0.1 l fewer in the combined cycle in relation to the Opel Astra G Hatchback 1.4 16V 90HP manual. The difference in the amount of 1 percent is not significant. Nevertheless within some time it would allow you to make a considerable reduction of costs.
The fuel consumption of the Rover 45 Hatchback is 0.2 l lower in relation to the Opel Astra G. Despite the fact that the difference is small, in the long run it may cause that the car would be much cheper to use.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference in the amount of 1.3 s indicates that the Opel Astra G is slightly beaten here. In the „lower middle” class, to which the Opel Astra G Hatchback is assigned, the medium acceleration is 11.3 s and is by 10 % faster than acceleration of Opel’s car.
If you are looking for a car for long trips, which could carry more luggage , take the Rover 45 Hatchback 1.4 i 16V 103HP manual. The Opel Astra G Hatchback has by 10 liters smaller trunk in relation to the Opel Astra G so probably you would be able to take with you one small parcel less. When it comes to the luggage compartment also pay attention to its width length and height which have substantial effect on loading capability .
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Rover 45 Hatchback is greater in relation to this of the Opel Astra G by 5 km/h, which allows the Rover 45 to travel quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 5 kilometers per hour is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
The winner of this comparison in the category of fuel tank capacity is Rover 45 which can carry by 3 liters more fuel compared with the Opel Astra G.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to better vehicle's weight distribution. Rover 45 has 1 % longer wheelbase distance when compared to Opel Astra G Hatchback 1.4 16V 90HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Rover 45 should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Rover 45 Hatchback has by 7 cubic centimeters larger engine size in comparison to the Opel Astra G. This may have a little impact on vehicle's performance, as both figures does not vary much.
Maximum load capacity
The Rover 45 Hatchback is 6 % longer when compared to the Opel Astra G Hatchback. The length of the car is important when it comes to driving comfort and room in the boot. The Rover 45 very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Rover will be better driven but the Opel Astra G Hatchback will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between compared cars is only 1 year, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a dizzying pace what may cause that the Rover 45 Hatchback may have more advanced solutions thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.