Opel Astra 1998 vs Ford Focus 2001

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Opel Astra
1998 - 2004
Ford Focus
2001 - 2005
Gearbox: Manual/AutomaticManual/Automatic
Engines: 1.2 - 2.21.4 - 2.0


Power: 65 - 147 HP75 - 215 HP
Torque: 110 - 280 NM123 - 310 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 8.8 - 17 seconds6.7 - 15 seconds
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Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 4.6 - 9.35.1 - 10.1
Opel Astra petrol engines consumes on average 0.5 litres less fuel per 100 km than Ford Focus. On average, Opel Astra equipped with diesel engines consume 0.4 litres more fuel per 100 km than the Ford Focus.
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Length: 4.11 m4.17 m
Width: 1.71 m1.71 m
Height: 1.42 m1.43 m
Both cars are similar in size. Opel Astra is 6 cm shorter than the Ford Focus, width is practically the same , while the height of Opel Astra is 1 cm lower.
Trunk capacity: 370 litres350 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
1180 litres1210 litres
Even though the car is shorter, Opel Astra has 20 litres more trunk space than the Ford Focus. The Ford Focus may have more interior space, so the cabin could be more spacious and more comfortable for the driver and passengers. The maximum boot capacity (with all rear seats folded down) is larger in Ford Focus (by 30 litres).
Turning diameter: 10.8 meters10.9 meters
The turning circle of the Opel Astra is 0.1 metres less than that of the Ford Focus.
Gross weight (kg): ~ 1`661~ 1`658

above average
Average price (€): 1000800
Rating in user reviews: 7.5/10 7.4/10
Pros and Cons: Opel Astra has
  • lower fuel consumption for petrol engines
  • roomier boot
Ford Focus has
  • lower fuel consumption for diesel engines
  • higher safety
  • fewer faults
  • lower price
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