2012 Hyundai i30 1.6 vs. 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0

To start off, both 2012 Hyundai i30 1.6 and 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 were released in the same year (2012). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 1,974 cc (4 cylinders), 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 (141 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 17 more horse power than 2012 Hyundai i30 1.6. (124 HP @ 6200 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 should accelerate faster than 2012 Hyundai i30 1.6. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 weights approximately 157 kg more than 2012 Hyundai i30 1.6. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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, 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 (186 Nm @ 4600 RPM) has 32 more torque (in Nm) than 2012 Hyundai i30 1.6. (154 Nm @ 5200 RPM). This means 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2012 Hyundai i30 1.6.

Compare all specifications:

2012 Hyundai i30 1.6 2012 Hyundai i30 cw 2.0
Make Hyundai Hyundai
Model i30 i30
Year Released 2012 2012
Body Type Hatchback Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1590 cc 1974 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 124 HP 141 HP
Engine RPM 6200 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 154 Nm 186 Nm
Torque RPM 5200 RPM 4600 RPM
Engine Bore Size 77 mm 82 mm
Engine Stroke Size 85.4 mm 93.5 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.5:1 10.1:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Top Speed 192 km/hour 205 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 11 seconds 11.1 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1214 kg 1371 kg
Vehicle Length 4250 mm 4480 mm
Vehicle Width 1780 mm 1780 mm
Vehicle Height 1490 mm 1570 mm
Wheelbase Size 2660 mm 2710 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.2 L/100km 7.1 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 53 L 53 L


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