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.
Hennessey Venom GT (2014): 1566Nm
Gumpert Apollo: 1.11m
3. shorter length
Lotus Elise (2014): 3.82m
4. more horsepower
Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
Hennessey Venom GT (2014): 1244hp
Lotus Elise (2014): 1.72m
6. Has rear-wheel drive
Rear-wheel drive benefits from increased traction when accelerating, as the weight of the vehicle shifts to the rear over the drive wheels. The weight of the car is also more evenly distributed, resulting in improved handling.
77% have it
Alfa Romeo 4C: 895kg
8. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
96% have it
9. 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.
78% have it
10. greater cargo volume
A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
Dodge Challenger R/T (2014): 459l
11. 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).
Ferrari FF (2014): 2.99m
12. USB ports
With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.