16points

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)

40points

Renault Megane Coupe (2014)

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)
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24 facts in comparison

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014) vs Renault Megane Coupe (2014)

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)
16
points
Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
40
points
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)

Why is Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014) better than Renault Megane Coupe (2014)?

  • 30hp more horsepower
    ?

    140hpvs110hp
  • 6km/h faster top speed
    ?

    196km/hvs190km/h
  • 0.1l/100 km better fuel economy (combined)
    ?

    6.8l/100 kmvs6.9l/100 km
  • 49Nm higher maximum torque
    ?

    200Nmvs151Nm
  • Has a turbocharged engine
    ?
  • 197mm narrower
    1.84mvs2037mm
  • 5g/km less CO2 emissions
    ?

    154g/kmvs159g/km
  • 45mm longer wheelbase
    ?

    2.69mvs2640mm

Why is Renault Megane Coupe (2014) better than Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)?

  • 87mm shorter
    1.42mvs1510mm
  • 14.29% larger engine size
    ?

    1.6lvs1.4l
  • 0.3s faster acceleration (0-100)
    ?

    10.5svs10.8s
  • 107mm shorter length
    4.31mvs4419mm
  • 7.14% larger fuel tank
    ?

    60lvs56l
  • 222kg lighter
    1.21tvs1427000g
  • 0.6m smaller turn radius
    ?

    10.9mvs11.5m

General info

1.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.

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)
2. 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.

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6

5

5

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.

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)
4.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.

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)
5. less CO2 emissions
?

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.

Best

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0g/km

154g/km

159g/km

6. smaller turn radius
?

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.

Best

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4.2m

11.5m

10.9m

Dimensions

1.height
?

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917mm

1.51m

1.42m

2. shorter length
?

Best

Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014)

2.34m

4.42m

4.31m

3.weight
?

Best

Mitsubishi ASX (2017)

1.32kg

1.43t

1.21t

4.width
?

Best

Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)

1m

1.84m

2.04m

5. 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).

Best

Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014)

3.7m

2.69m

2.64m

Speed

1.top speed
?

The fastest speed that the vehicle can reach.

Best

Hennessey Venom GT (2014)

447km/h

196km/h

190km/h

2. faster acceleration (0-100)
?

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

Best

Tesla Roadster

1.9s

10.8s

10.5s

Engine

1. larger engine size
?

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

Best

SRT Viper (2014)

8.4l

1.4l

1.6l

2. more horsepower
?

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

Best

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1244hp

140hp

110hp

3. 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.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

16

4

4

4. more valves
?

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

64

16

16

5. 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 higher fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

BMW ActiveE

2.3l/100 km

6.8l/100 km

6.9l/100 km

6.maximum torque
?

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Rolls-Royce Wraith Coupe (2014)

800Nm

200Nm

151Nm

Features

1. more airbags
?

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six but some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.

Best

Ford Edge (2017)

14

6

6

2.Has height-adjustable seat belts
?

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)
3.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.

Opel Astra GTC 1.4 Turbo (2014)
Renault Megane Coupe (2014)

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