The horsepower of the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual is 5 percent bigger in relation to the Volkswagen Jetta VI 1.2 TSI 105HP manual. While the difference is small this should not affect the car performance considerably.
The fuel economy is distinctly to Opel Astra J Sports Tourer's advantage. This vehicle consumes 21 % less oil in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Volkswagen Jetta VI. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the mixed cycle for the C segment, in which the Opel Astra J is classified, equals to 6.8 l while the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer uses by 34 percent less fuel than the average.
Because of 49 % higher torque, the engine of the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer distinctly better transmits power to the wheels than the Volkswagen. This, in turn, have positive implications for acceleration.
The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer consumes 22 percent of fuel fewer while driving inside city in relation to the Volkswagen Jetta VI 1.2 TSI 105HP manual. The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer, which represents lower middle class, uses 3.3 l fewer fuel, which constitutes by 38 percent better fuel consumption in comparison to the average in its class. The difference in fuel consumption between these two cars is quite significant, so remember that so as to the comparison was adequate, you should choose models of similar parameters.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle directly influences on room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer is widther by 2 % in comparison to the Volkswagen Jetta VI and is not really important. The medium for the „small family cars” class is around 1,703 millimeters and is by 116 millimeters larger than the same feature of the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer.
The Volkswagen Jetta VI gives way to the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual in the aspect of fuel tank size. The Opel Astra J Sports Tourer is able to carry by 1 liter more fuel in comparison to its contender.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual has 1 % longer wheelbase distance when compared to Volkswagen. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Opel Astra J Sports Tourer 1.7 CDTI ECOTEC 110HP manual should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The engine cubic capacity of the Opel Astra J is by 490 cubic centimeters greater when compared to the Volkswagen. In a consequence the Volkswagen Jetta VI 1.2 TSI 105HP manual will be more fuel efficient, however, the engine of the Opel Astra J Sports Tourer will be of better quality, working more smoothly and more durable.
The Opel Astra J is 55 millimeters longer than the Volkswagen Jetta VI. Long vehicles have roomy cabin and usually have plenty of trunk space. Although the Opel seems to be better option for families or drivers who appreciate comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Volkswagen may appeal to women because it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater possibility of loading massive amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars of 4 % to the advantage of the Opel Astra J is not big and should not be really noticeable.