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Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
Top 84%225 points
Top 84%
Top 78%312 points
Top 78%
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Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014) vs Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014): 28 facts in comparison

1. 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.
6.1l/100 km
Citroen C4 Picasso (2014): 3.6l/100 km
6.9l/100 km

2. 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.
4.5l/100 km
Citroen C4 Picasso (2014): 3.2l/100 km
4.9l/100 km

3. 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 Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
64% have it

4. Has smart key as standard

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
42% have it

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.
134g/km
Ford B-MAX Zetec (2014): 104g/km
146g/km

6. height

50mm shorter.
1.67m
Volvo XC70 (2015): 917mm
1.72m

7. width

121mm narrower.
2.02m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m
1.9m

8. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
29% have it

9. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
16
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 64
16

10. 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
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 16
4

11. shorter length

387mm shorter length.
4.47m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m
4.85m

12. 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 Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
92% have it

13. 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.
1.7l
SRT Viper (2014): 8.4l
1.9l

14. 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.
260Nm
Ford S-Max 2.2 Titanium X Sport (2014): 420Nm
320Nm

15. 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 Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
74% have it

16. weight

777kg lighter.
1.73t
Nissan Note Advance CVT (2015): 1.5kg
2.51t

17. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
58l
Ford Super Duty F-250 XL (2015): 132l
70l

18. 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.
Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
35% have it

19. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
79% have it

20. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Citroen C4 Picasso (2014): 2
1

21. 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 Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
92% have it

22. 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 Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
92% have it

23. 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.
11.1m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m
11.9m

24. 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).
2.7m
Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014): 3.7m
2.92m

25. Has a diesel engine

Improvements in diesel engine technology have lead to vast gains in fuel efficiency over petrol (gasoline) cars (and even hybrids), as well as having lower carbon emissions. It is also safer as it doesn't explode as petrol can.
Opel Zafira Family 1.7CDTi (2014)
Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)
27% have it

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