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2008 Audi A6 vs. 2003 Ford Ka

To start off, 2008 Audi A6 is newer by 5 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2003 Ford Ka. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2003 Ford Ka would be higher. At 2,393 cc, 2008 Audi A6 is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Audi A6 weights approximately 623 kg more than 2003 Ford Ka.

Because 2008 Audi A6 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2003 Ford Ka. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2008 Audi A6 will offer significantly more control. 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, 2008 Audi A6 (230 Nm @ 3200 RPM) has 124 more torque (in Nm) than 2003 Ford Ka. (106 Nm @ 3000 RPM). This means 2008 Audi A6 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2003 Ford Ka. 2008 Audi A6 has automatic transmission and 2003 Ford Ka has manual transmission. 2003 Ford Ka will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2008 Audi A6 will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2008 Audi A6 2003 Ford Ka
Make Audi Ford
Model A6 Ka
Year Released 2008 2003
Body Type Station Wagon Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2393 cc 1299 cc
Valves per Cylinder 5 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 0 HP 69 HP
Torque 230 Nm 106 Nm
Torque RPM 3200 RPM 3000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 81 mm 74 mm
Engine Stroke Size 77.4 mm 75.5 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.5:1 10.0:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 220 km/hour 167 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 9.4 seconds 14.1 seconds
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1585 kg 962 kg
Vehicle Length 4800 mm 3630 mm
Vehicle Width 1820 mm 1650 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2770 mm 2450 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.8 L/100km 6 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 40 L


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