Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014)
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Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014): 37 facts and highlights

1. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.49m
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

2. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
152Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

3. Has front-wheel drive

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014)
84% have it

4. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
8.4l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

5. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014)
72% have it

6. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
7.6l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

7. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014)
82% have it

8. Has in-car system

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.
Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014)
29% have it

9. shorter length

4.06m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

10. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
422l
Mini Clubman (2014): 1068l

11. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
719l
Fiat Doblo 1.4 (2014): 3200l

12. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
6.5l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

13. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
4
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 6

14. higher Euro NCAP rating

The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.
5
Ford Fiesta ST (2014): 6

16. longer basic warranty (km)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
48000km
Clio GT TCe 120 (2014): Unlimited km

17. longer drivetrain warranty (km)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
90000km
Hyundai Veloster (2014): 160934km

18. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): 10yrs

19. Has air suspension

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.
Ford Fiesta SE Hatch (2014)
32% have it

20. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
7
Chevrolet Sonic LS (2014): 10

21. height

1.48m
Honda CR-Z (2014): 1.39m

22. width

1.98m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m

23. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
993mm
Mini Clubman (2014): 1.06m

24. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
945mm
Skoda Roomster S (2014): 1.01m

25. larger interior

A larger interior volume makes for a more comfortable driving experience, giving more space for you and your passengers.
2410l
Hyundai Elantra GT (2014): 3373l

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