SEAT Ibiza Cupra Vs Alfa Romeo MiTo - specifications

 SEAT Ibiza CupraAlfa Romeo MiTo 1.4TB Veloce
On the road price/total as tested£15,995/£15,995£15,495/£15,495
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£7,694/48.1%£7,159/46.2%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£544/£1,087£558/£1,116
Annual fuel cost (12/20K miles)N/A£1,701/£2,835
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost28/N/A/F/£12520/N/A/G/£150
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd serviceN/A£318/£451/£318
Engine4cyl in-line/1,390cc4cyl in-line/1,368cc
Peak power 178/6,200 bhp/rpm155/5,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 250/2,000 Nm/rpm230/3,000 Nm/rpm
Transmission 7-spd DSG/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel45 litres/full size45 litres/space saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 284/847 litres270/950 litres
Turning circle10.5 metres11.2 metres
Basic warranty/recovery3yrs (60k)/2yrs3yrs unltd/3yrs AA
Service intervals/UK dealers10,000miles/12818,000 miles/46
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.22nd (09)/24th (08)29th (09)/21st (08)
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points5/4/3/915/3/2/83
0-60/30-70mph6.8/6.1 secs8.3/7.0 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 2.7/3.6 secs3.2/4.9 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 5.4/6.0 secs6.2/7.5 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 140mph/2,500rpm134mph/2,800rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 44.8/32.4/8.3m46.7/34.3/8.68m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph63/40/60/68dB63/45/60/68dB
Auto Express economy/rangeN/A32.9/326 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 34.0/53.3/44.1mpg33.2/53.3/43.5mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracketN/A/148gkm/17%198/153g/km/18%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsFour/yes/£245*Seven/yes/£200
Air-con/heated seats/cruise ctrlYes/£137/yesYes/£220/£180
Leather seats/stability control£800/yes£900/yes
Metallic paint/auto/Bluetooth£370/yes/£245£400/no/yes
Sat-nav/CD player/aux inNo^/yes/£93£1,350/yes/yes

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