Opel Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
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Opel Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014) review: 29 facts and highlights

1. 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.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 16

2. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Opel Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
89% have it

3. weight

Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet 2.0 CVT (2014): 1.63kg

4. faster acceleration (0-100)

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 2.5s

5. faster top speed

The fastest speed that the car can reach.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 414km/h

6. width

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014): 1.21m

7. Has a turbocharged engine

A turbocharger compresses the air entering the cylinders, allowing more air (and therefore more fuel) to be added - resulting in a more powerful explosion. This leads to an increase in horsepower without increasing the size and weight of the engine.
Opel Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
58% have it

8. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 1001hp

9. 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 Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
18% have it

10. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 64

11. 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.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 1250Nm

12. 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).
Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe (2014): 3.32m

13. shorter length

Smart Passion Cabriolet (2014): 2.65m

14. 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.
Opel Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
47% have it

15. 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 Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
47% have it

16. height

Lotus Exige S Roadster (2014): 1.13m

17. 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.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 8l

18. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015): 2

19. 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.
BMW M6 Convertible (2015): 5


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 Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
63% have it

21. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 100l

22. 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.
6.3l/100 km
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015): 3.1l/100 km

23. 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 Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
72% have it

24. 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 Cascada Cabriolet 1.6 Turbo (2014)
89% have it

25. 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.
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet E220 CDI (2014): 11

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