The Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual burns up 20 percent less amount of fuel in the mixed cycle than the Opel Astra J. The difference at the level of 1.2 l will be very appreciable in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long run it will result in a real savings.
The Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual uses 23 % of petrol fewer running around the town compared to the Opel Astra J Sedan 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual. The Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual, which represents C class, burns up 2.8 l less fuel, which constitutes by 32 % lower fuel consumption in comparison to the average in its segment. The difference in this category between these two cars is really big, so note that so as to the comparison was adequate, you should choose cars with similar characteristics.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Seat Leon III Hatchback accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 10 sek, which is 2 percent better result in comparison to the Opel. However the difference is not as much significant to be taken into consideration when buying a vehicle.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower value of rotations at which the highest torque is delivered affects an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, in order to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is always recommended to analyze a torque graph.
Number of doors
A 5-door car usually is a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and as a result the Seat, which whole rear including the window lifts up and the rear seats folds flat enlarging a luggage compartment, has the edge over the four-door Opel Astra J which in turn has a smaller trunk cut off from the passenger compartment.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Opel Astra J started to be manufactured only 4 years prior to the Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual, the distance in technology used in both vehicles shouldn’t be really huge, however, the Seat Leon III Hatchback might feature slightly more advanced solutions used in it.