2007 Audi S3 vs. 2007 Hyundai Veracruz

To start off, both 2007 Audi S3 and 2007 Hyundai Veracruz were released in the same year (2007). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 3,778 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Hyundai Veracruz is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Audi S3 (262 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 1 more horse power than 2007 Hyundai Veracruz. (261 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2007 Audi S3 should accelerate faster than 2007 Hyundai Veracruz.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or 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, 2007 Audi S3 (350 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 2 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Hyundai Veracruz. (348 Nm @ 4500 RPM). This means 2007 Audi S3 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Hyundai Veracruz. 2007 Hyundai Veracruz has automatic transmission and 2007 Audi S3 has manual transmission. 2007 Audi S3 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2007 Hyundai Veracruz will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2007 Audi S3 2007 Hyundai Veracruz
Make Audi Hyundai
Model S3 Veracruz
Year Released 2007 2007
Body Type Hatchback SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1984 cc 3778 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 262 HP 261 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 350 Nm 348 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 4500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Diesel
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 3 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Length 4210 mm 4850 mm
Vehicle Width 1770 mm 1950 mm
Vehicle Height 1410 mm 1760 mm
Wheelbase Size 2580 mm 2810 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.1 L/100km 12.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 78 L


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