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2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic vs. 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic

To start off, both 2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic and 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic were released in the same year (2008). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 1,461 cc (4 cylinders), 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic (74 HP) has 10 more horse power than 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic. (64 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic should accelerate faster than 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic.

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, 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic (160 Nm) has 55 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic. (105 Nm). This means 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic.

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2008 Renault Symbol 1.2 Automatic 2008 Renault Symbol 1.5 dCi Automatic
Make Renault Renault
Model Symbol Symbol
Year Released 2008 2008
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1149 cc 1461 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 74 HP 64 HP
Torque 105 Nm 160 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Top Speed 167 km/hour 160 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 13 seconds 16.5 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1000 kg 1000 kg
Vehicle Length 4261 mm 4261 mm
Vehicle Width 1639 mm 1639 mm
Vehicle Height 1439 mm 1439 mm
Wheelbase Size 2473 mm 2473 mm
Fuel Consumption Highway 5.9 L/100km 4.5 L/100km


 

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