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2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 2009 Hyundai i20

To start off, both 2009 Chevrolet Nubira and 2009 Hyundai i20 were released in the same year (2009). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 1,598 cc (4 cylinders), 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira (108 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 9 more horse power than 2009 Hyundai i20. (99 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira should accelerate faster than 2009 Hyundai i20.

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, 2009 Hyundai i20 (220 Nm @ 1750 RPM) has 70 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (150 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2009 Hyundai i20 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Chevrolet Nubira 2009 Hyundai i20
Make Chevrolet Hyundai
Model Nubira i20
Year Released 2009 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 1396 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 108 HP 99 HP
Engine RPM 6300 RPM 5500 RPM
Torque 150 Nm 220 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 1750 RPM
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 75 mm
Engine Stroke Size 81.5 mm 79 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.5:1 17:01
Top Speed 175 km/hour 163 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 11 seconds 16 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Length 4570 mm 3940 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1710 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1490 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2525 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.3 L/100km 4.2 L/100km


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