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2004 Opel Signum vs. 2006 Opel Corsa

To start off, 2006 Opel Corsa is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 Opel Signum. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 Opel Signum would be higher. At 1,995 cc (4 cylinders), 2004 Opel Signum is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Opel Signum (173 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 67 more horse power than 2006 Opel Corsa. (106 HP @ 5400 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2004 Opel Signum should accelerate faster than 2006 Opel Corsa. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2004 Opel Signum weights approximately 130 kg more than 2006 Opel Corsa. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. 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, 2004 Opel Signum (265 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 105 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Opel Corsa. (160 Nm @ 2600 RPM). This means 2004 Opel Signum will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Opel Corsa.

Compare all specifications:

2004 Opel Signum 2006 Opel Corsa
Make Opel Opel
Model Signum Corsa
Year Released 2004 2006
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1995 cc 1795 cc
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 173 HP 106 HP
Engine RPM 5500 RPM 5400 RPM
Torque 265 Nm 160 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 2600 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1560 kg 1430 kg
Vehicle Length 4640 mm 3850 mm
Vehicle Height 1470 mm 1450 mm
Wheelbase Size 2840 mm 2720 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.4 L/100km 7.7 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 50 L


 

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