The fuel economy is distinctly to Seat's advantage. This car uses 2.2 l less gasoline in the mixed cycle in relation to the Volkswagen Nuevo Vento. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the mixed cycle for the small family cars segment, in which the Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual is classified, equals to 6.8 l while the Seat Leon III consumes by 31 percent less fuel than the average.
The Seat Leon III Hatchback has 22 Nm more torque when compared to the Volkswagen Nuevo Vento. Although a great deal of drivers do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it presents the best how a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is not really big so the difference will not be much noticeable.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 1 s shows that the Volkswagen Nuevo Vento is the worst car of these two . In the „compact class, being represented by the Volkswagen, the medium acceleration amounts to 11.3 s and is by 0.3 s lower than this of Volkswagen car.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Seat is greater compared with this of the Volkswagen by 6 km/h, which allows the Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual to travel quicker large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 3 percent is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is delivered clearly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is this of the Seat Leon III Hatchback. The engine of the Volkswagen Nuevo Vento achieves its full efficiency at 3,795 revolutions per minute which is by 63 percent lower than the Seat Leon III.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Seat Leon III is 83 mm wider than the Volkswagen. It is often clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a car is the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more desirable vehicle's weight distribution. Seat Leon III Hatchback 1.2 TSI 105HP manual has 3 percent longer wheelbase distance when compared to Volkswagen Nuevo Vento 1.6 TSI 105HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Seat Leon III Hatchback should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Seat Leon III has a one additional
gear than the
Volkswagen. Usually this
extra gear is a very
tall one thanks to which the previous
speeds can be narrower to
allow better acceleration in the
lower gears. One more gear as well affect
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
Number of doors
A 5-door car generally is a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and for that reason the Seat Leon III Hatchback, where you can open up the boot lid and fold flat the back seats enlarging a luggage compartment, has an advantage on the four-door Volkswagen Nuevo Vento 1.6 TSI 105HP manual with the hinges for the boot that opens under the rear window.