Comparison between:
• Suzuki Ignis I 1.3 I 16V (petrol, 2000)
• Skoda Superb II Combi 1.8 TSI (petrol, 2008)
• Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTDM (diesel, 2005)
• Ford Mondeo III Hatchback 2.0 TDCi (diesel, 2007)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerSuzukiSkodaAlfa RomeoFord
SeriesIgnisSuperb159Mondeo
ModelI 1.3 I 16VII Combi 1.8 TSI1.9 JTDMIII Hatchback 2.0 TDCi
First year of production2000200820052007
Last year of production2003-2011-

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)station wagon (estate, combi)sedan (saloon)hatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)4 (four)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2360.00 mm (millimeters)
7.74 ft (feet)
92.91 in (inches)
2.3600 m (meters)
2761.00 mm (millimeters)
9.06 ft (feet)
108.70 in (inches)
2.7610 m (meters)
2700.00 mm (millimeters)
8.86 ft (feet)
106.30 in (inches)
2.7000 m (meters)
2850.00 mm (millimeters)
9.35 ft (feet)
112.20 in (inches)
2.8500 m (meters)
Front track1405.00 mm (millimeters)
4.61 ft (feet)
55.31 in (inches)
1.4050 m (meters)
1545.00 mm (millimeters)
5.07 ft (feet)
60.83 in (inches)
1.5450 m (meters)
-1522.00 mm (millimeters)
4.99 ft (feet)
59.92 in (inches)
1.5220 m (meters)
Rear track1385.00 mm (millimeters)
4.54 ft (feet)
54.53 in (inches)
1.3850 m (meters)
1517.00 mm (millimeters)
4.98 ft (feet)
59.72 in (inches)
1.5170 m (meters)
-1537.00 mm (millimeters)
5.04 ft (feet)
60.51 in (inches)
1.5370 m (meters)
Length3615.00 mm (millimeters)
11.86 ft (feet)
142.32 in (inches)
3.6150 m (meters)
4838.00 mm (millimeters)
15.87 ft (feet)
190.47 in (inches)
4.8380 m (meters)
4660.00 mm (millimeters)
15.29 ft (feet)
183.46 in (inches)
4.6600 m (meters)
4778.00 mm (millimeters)
15.68 ft (feet)
188.11 in (inches)
4.7780 m (meters)
Width1595.00 mm (millimeters)
5.23 ft (feet)
62.80 in (inches)
1.5950 m (meters)
1817.00 mm (millimeters)
5.96 ft (feet)
71.54 in (inches)
1.8170 m (meters)
1828.00 mm (millimeters)
6.00 ft (feet)
71.97 in (inches)
1.8280 m (meters)
1886.00 mm (millimeters)
6.19 ft (feet)
74.25 in (inches)
1.8860 m (meters)
Height1540.00 mm (millimeters)
5.05 ft (feet)
60.63 in (inches)
1.5400 m (meters)
1510.00 mm (millimeters)
4.95 ft (feet)
59.45 in (inches)
1.5100 m (meters)
1417.00 mm (millimeters)
4.65 ft (feet)
55.79 in (inches)
1.4170 m (meters)
1500.00 mm (millimeters)
4.92 ft (feet)
59.06 in (inches)
1.5000 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity181.0 l (liters)
6.39 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.18 m3 (cubic meters)
181000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
--486.0 l (liters)
17.16 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.49 m3 (cubic meters)
486000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity419.0 l (liters)
14.80 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.42 m3 (cubic meters)
419000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
--1460.0 l (liters)
51.56 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.46 m3 (cubic meters)
1460000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight945 kg (kilograms)
2083.37 lbs (pounds)
1533 kg (kilograms)
3379.69 lbs (pounds)
1525 kg (kilograms)
3362.05 lbs (pounds)
1481 kg (kilograms)
3265.05 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1430 kg (kilograms)
3152.61 lbs (pounds)
2096 kg (kilograms)
4620.89 lbs (pounds)
-2170 kg (kilograms)
4784.03 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank41.0 l (liters)
9.02 UK gal (UK gallons)
10.83 US gal (US gallons)
60.0 l (liters)
13.20 UK gal (UK gallons)
15.85 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrolpetroldieseldiesel
Type of fuel systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)direct injectioncommon railcommon rail
Engine model----
Engine locationtransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1328 cc (cubic centimeters)1798 cc (cubic centimeters)1910 cc (cubic centimeters)1997 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type--overhead camshaft (OHC)-
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratedturboturboturbo
Compression ratio9.50 : 1-18.00 : 117.90 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)-2 (two)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)78.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.07 in (inches)
0.0780 m (meters)
-82.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.23 in (inches)
0.0820 m (meters)
85.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.35 in (inches)
0.0850 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)69.50 mm (millimeters)
0.23 ft (feet)
2.74 in (inches)
0.0695 m (meters)
-90.40 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.56 in (inches)
0.0904 m (meters)
88.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.46 in (inches)
0.0880 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power83 hp (horse power)
61.9 kW (kilowatts)
84.2 ps (metric horsepower)
158 hp (horse power)
117.8 kW (kilowatts)
160.2 ps (metric horsepower)
120 hp (horse power)
89.5 kW (kilowatts)
121.7 ps (metric horsepower)
140 hp (horse power)
104.4 kW (kilowatts)
141.9 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5500 rpm (revolutions per minute)4500 - 6200 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque110 Nm (newton meters)
11.2 kgm (kilogram meters)
81.1 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
250 Nm (newton meters)
25.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
184.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
280 Nm (newton meters)
28.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
206.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
320 Nm (newton meters)
32.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
236.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3500 rpm (revolutions per minute)1500 - 4500 rpm (revolutions per minute)2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h14.50 s (seconds)8.70 s (seconds)11.00 s (seconds)9.50 s (seconds)
Maximum speed160 km/h (kilometers per hour)
99.42 mph (miles per hour)
218 km/h (kilometers per hour)
135.46 mph (miles per hour)
191 km/h (kilometers per hour)
118.68 mph (miles per hour)
210 km/h (kilometers per hour)
130.49 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient----

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)8.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.87 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.25 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
27.67 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.31 mpl (miles per liter)
11.76 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.09 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.51 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.76 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.54 mpl (miles per liter)
10.53 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.67 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.01 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.95 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.18 mpl (miles per liter)
13.16 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.14 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.37 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
45.23 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.95 mpl (miles per liter)
19.23 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.32 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.20 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.36 mpl (miles per liter)
16.67 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.08 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.29 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
48.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.68 mpl (miles per liter)
20.41 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.08 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.29 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
48.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.68 mpl (miles per liter)
20.41 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)6.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.41 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.69 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
36.75 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.71 mpl (miles per liter)
15.62 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.61 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.93 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
32.22 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.51 mpl (miles per liter)
13.70 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.30 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.87 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.53 mpl (miles per liter)
16.95 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.30 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.56 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.87 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.53 mpl (miles per liter)
16.95 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standard-EURO V-EURO IV
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions----

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model----
Type of transmissionmanualmanualmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears----
Number of manual gears5 (five)6 (six)6 (six)6 (six)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulicelectric-electric
Turning circle diameter9.80 m (meters)
32.15 ft (feet)
385.83 in (inches)
11.50 m (meters)
37.73 ft (feet)
452.76 in (inches)
-11.10 m (meters)
36.42 ft (feet)
437.01 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - wishbone - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
- double wishbones - coil springs
Type of rear suspension - coil springs - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesdiscsdiscsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdrumdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size-7J X 16--
Tyre code165/70 R14205/55 R16, 225/45 R17215/55 R16205/55 R16