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2007 Ford Galaxy vs. 2009 Ford Fiesta

To start off, 2009 Ford Fiesta is newer by 2 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 Ford Galaxy. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 Ford Galaxy would be higher. At 1,997 cc (4 cylinders), 2009 Ford Fiesta is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Ford Fiesta (148 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 59 more horse power than 2007 Ford Galaxy. (89 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2009 Ford Fiesta should accelerate faster than 2007 Ford Galaxy. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Ford Galaxy weights approximately 602 kg more than 2009 Ford Fiesta.

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, 2007 Ford Galaxy (240 Nm @ 1900 RPM) has 50 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Ford Fiesta. (190 Nm @ 4500 RPM). This means 2007 Ford Galaxy will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Ford Fiesta.

Compare all specifications:

2007 Ford Galaxy 2009 Ford Fiesta
Make Ford Ford
Model Galaxy Fiesta
Year Released 2007 2009
Body Type Minivan Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1894 cc 1997 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 89 HP 148 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 240 Nm 190 Nm
Torque RPM 1900 RPM 4500 RPM
Engine Bore Size 79.5 mm 87.5 mm
Engine Stroke Size 95.5 mm 83.1 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 18.0:1 10.8:1
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 164 km/hour 208 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 17.2 seconds 8.4 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1739 kg 1137 kg
Vehicle Length 4650 mm 3930 mm
Vehicle Width 1820 mm 1690 mm
Vehicle Height 1800 mm 1470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2840 mm 2490 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.7 L/100km 7.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 45 L


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