The horsepower is a feature that most of drivers look at first when buying a car. In this case it is the Opel Astra J GTC 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 180HP manual that has by 84 percent more horsepower than the Toyota Prius IV Hatchback 1.8 98HP automatic. As a result the Opel Astra J GTC 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 180HP manual can reach higher velocity. Due to more horsepower the Opel should as well provide noticeably better flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Opel Astra J GTC 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 180HP manual has 90 newton meters more torque than the Toyota. Although a large number of people do not appreciate the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it informs the best how fast a vehicle is speeding up. In this case the difference is relevant thus the Opel Astra J GTC will give you better feeling of driving.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Opel Astra J GTC 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 180HP manual can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 8.3 s, which is 20 % quicker in relation to the Toyota Prius IV Hatchback 1.8 98HP automatic. But the difference is not as much significant to be taken into account when buying a car.
The top speed possible to be reached by the Opel Astra J is greater in relation to this of the Toyota Prius IV by 40 km/h, which allows the Opel Astra J GTC to cover quicker large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 40 km/h is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower number of rotations at which the highest torque is reached affects an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, in order to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is always good to see a torque graph.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Opel Astra J is 95 mm wider when compared to the Toyota Prius IV Hatchback. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Opel Astra J is 9 millimeters longer in comparison to the Toyota. The length of the vehicle is important when it comes to driving comfort and space in the trunk. The Opel Astra J very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the Opel Astra J will be better driven but the Toyota will be a slightly easier to park due to shorter length of the body.