The Opel consumes 14 percent fewer in the mixed cycle when compared to the Volkswagen Golf VII. The difference in the amount of 14 percent is not realy noticeable. At the same time in the long term it would allow you to make a real savings.
With more luggage capacity the Opel Astra J will have much more room for loading things and be more usefull one compared with the Volkswagen Golf VII. If the capacity of the trunk is what does appeal to you, the Opel Astra J will be better to choose because it is about 120 liters more spacious than the trunk of its rival.
Trunk capacity with seats down
Maximal torque RPM
The RMP at which the highest torque is reached determines how fast an engine achieves its full efficiency with growth in revolutions. The lower rotational speed or the longer range in which the torque is the greatest, the more the engine is flexible and a sensation of acceleration should be felt earlier.
Distance between two sides of a car directly affects the amount of space for passengers and also stability while driving. The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual is widther only by 1 % compared with the Volkswagen Golf VII GTD 3d 2.0 TDI-CR BMT 184HP manual and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „lower middle” segment equals to approximately 1,703 millimeters and is by 116 mm larger than the same attribute of the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual.
The winner of this comparison in the aspect of fuel tank size is Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual that can carry by 6 liters more fuel than the Volkswagen Golf VII.
The Opel Astra J has 52 mm longer wheelbase in relation to Volkswagen Golf VII GTD 3d 2.0 TDI-CR BMT 184HP manual. Consequently the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer is safer and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable driving.
The Opel is 431 mm longer than the Volkswagen Golf VII GTD 3d. Long vehicles more of passenger space and usually have bigger trunk. While the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual seems to be better option for families or drivers who value convenient rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Volkswagen may appeal to women as it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Number of doors
There’s no question that the five-door Opel Astra J Sports Tourer is more convenient and if you frequently travel with more than one passenger then it’s the format to go for. The biggest advantage of a five-door vehicle is that it’s not only easier for passengers to climb into the rear seats but it’s as well easier to put luggage and cargo into the car when the rear seats are folded flat. However, three-door cars like the Volkswagen Golf VII GTD 3d 2.0 TDI-CR BMT 184HP manual generally look much cooler and for those who don’t often have passengers in the back seat the Volkswagen Golf VII GTD 3d may be a good one.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual, which is by 95 mm higher than the Volkswagen Golf VII GTD 3d 2.0 TDI-CR BMT 184HP manual, is better option for you. However, presented cars do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much noticeable.