The horsepower is a feature that most of drivers take into consideration at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Opel that has by 29 percent more horsepower in comparison to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan. Therefore the Opel Insignia can achieve higher maximum speed. Due to more horsepower the Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting will also give better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Opel burns up 0.6 l fewer in the combined cycle than the Toyota Avensis III. The difference at the level of 0.6 l is not very appreciable. At the same time during a longer period of time it would allow you to make a substantial cost reduction.
Due to 102 Nm greater torque, the engine of the Opel distinctly better transmits power to the wheels than the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual. This, in turn, produces better a car's acceleration.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference amounts to 12 percent suggests that the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual is insignificantly beaten in this confrontation. In the „middle” class, to which the Toyota is assigned, the medium acceleration amounts to 9.9 s and is by 5 % faster than acceleration of Toyota’s car.
The top speed possible to be reached by the Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 170HP manual is greater than this of the Toyota Avensis III Sedan by 20 kilometers/hour, which allows the Opel to cover faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 10 % is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in revolutions per minute at which the maximum torque is generated distinctly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is the one of the Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting. The engine of the Toyota Avensis III reaches its full efficiency at 4,405 revolutions per minute which is by 63 % worst result than the Opel Insignia.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting is 2 percent wider when compared to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual. It is clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 170HP manual has 28 millimeters longer wheelbase when compared to Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual. Consequently the Opel Insignia is more safe and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable driving.
The Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting has by 1 cubic centimeter greater engine displacement in relation to the Toyota. This may have a little impact when it comes to car's performance, as both figures are quite simmilar.
The Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 170HP manual is 3 percent longer in comparison to the Toyota. Long cars more of passenger space and in most cases have more storage space. Although the Opel Insignia Sedan Facelifting 1.6 Turbo ECOTEC 170HP manual seems to be better choice for families or those who appreciate convenient driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Toyota may appeal to the young as it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Opel, which is by 1 percent higher than the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual, is appropriate option for you. However, presented vehicles do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much observable.