Nissan Almera 2002 vs Volkswagen Golf 2003

Nissan Almera
2002 - 2006
Volkswagen Golf
2003 - 2006
Gearbox: ManualManual
Engine: 1.5 Diesel2.0 Diesel


Power: 82 HP140 HP
Torque: 185 NM320 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 14.5 seconds9.3 seconds
Volkswagen Golf is a more dynamic driving.
Nissan Almera engine produces 58 HP less power than Volkswagen Golf, whereas torque is 135 NM less than Volkswagen Golf. Due to the lower power, Nissan Almera reaches 100 km/h speed 5.2 seconds later.

Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 4.85.4
Real fuel consumption: 5.6 l/100km6.2 l/100km
The Nissan Almera is a better choice when it comes to fuel economy.
By specification Nissan Almera consumes 0.6 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Volkswagen Golf, which means that by driving the Nissan Almera over 15,000 km in a year you can save 90 litres of fuel.
By comparing actual fuel consumption based on user reports, Nissan Almera consumes 0.6 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Volkswagen Golf.
Fuel tank capacity: 60 litres55 litres
Full fuel tank distance: 1250 km in combined cycle1010 km in combined cycle
1460 km on highway1220 km on highway
1070 km with real consumption880 km with real consumption
Nissan Almera gets more mileage on one fuel tank.


Length: 4.20 m4.20 m
Width: 1.71 m1.76 m
Height: 1.45 m1.48 m
Nissan Almera and Volkswagen Golf are practically the same length.
Trunk capacity: 355 litres350 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
1020 litres1305 litres
Nissan Almera has 5 litres more trunk space than the Volkswagen Golf. The maximum boot capacity (with all rear seats folded down) is larger in Volkswagen Golf (by 285 litres).
Turning diameter: 10.4 meters10.9 meters
The turning circle of the Nissan Almera is 0.5 metres less than that of the Volkswagen Golf, which means Nissan Almera can be easier to manoeuvre in tight streets and parking spaces.
Gross weight (kg): 1`7351`910
Safety: no data
above average

Volkswagen Golf has fewer problems.
According to annual technical inspection data Nissan Almera has serious deffects in 15 percent more cases than Volkswagen Golf, so Volkswagen Golf quality is probably better
Average price (€): 10001800
Rating in user reviews: 9.4/10 8.2/10
Pros and Cons: Nissan Almera has
  • lower fuel consumption
  • more full fuel tank mileage
  • higher ratings in user reviews
  • lower price
Volkswagen Golf has
  • more power
  • more dynamic
  • fewer faults
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