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2001 Opel Omega vs. 2009 Tata Indica

To start off, 2009 Tata Indica is newer by 8 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2001 Opel Omega. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2001 Opel Omega would be higher. At 2,198 cc (4 cylinders), 2001 Opel Omega is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Opel Omega (142 HP @ 5400 RPM) has 68 more horse power than 2009 Tata Indica. (74 HP @ 4500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2001 Opel Omega should accelerate faster than 2009 Tata Indica. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2001 Opel Omega weights approximately 660 kg more than 2009 Tata Indica. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2001 Opel Omega is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2001 Opel Omega. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Tata Indica, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2001 Opel Omega (209 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 94 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Tata Indica. (115 Nm @ 3000 RPM). This means 2001 Opel Omega will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Tata Indica.

Compare all specifications:

2001 Opel Omega 2009 Tata Indica
Make Opel Tata
Model Omega Indica
Year Released 2001 2009
Engine Position Middle Front
Engine Size 2198 cc 1405 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 142 HP 74 HP
Engine RPM 5400 RPM 4500 RPM
Torque 209 Nm 115 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 3000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 86 mm 75.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 94.6 mm 79.5 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1665 kg 1005 kg
Vehicle Length 4900 mm 3680 mm
Vehicle Width 1790 mm 1490 mm
Vehicle Height 1510 mm 1670 mm
Wheelbase Size 2740 mm 2410 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 37 L


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