Alfa Romeo MiTo vs rivals - specifications

 Alfa Romeo MiTo 1.3 JTDM SPRINTAudi A1 1.6 TDi SportCitroen DS3 e-hdi 110 Dsport
On-the-road price/total as tested£14,450/£16,455£16,320/£20,385£17,000/£17,480
Residual value (after 3yrs/30k miles)£6,344/43.9%£8,405/51.5%£6,989/41.6%
Depreciation£8,106£7,915£9,811
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£374/£749£423/£846£441/£881
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,764/£2,940£2,003/£3,338£1,849/£3,082
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost11/£375/A/£014/£452/A/£018/£425/A/£0
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£161/£348/£237£250 (5yrs/50k miles)£449 (3yrs/35k miles)
Length/wheelbase4,063/2,511mm3,954/2,469mm3,948/2,464mm
Height/width1,446/1,720mm1,416/1,740mm1,483/1,715mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,248cc4cyl in-line/1,598cc4cyl in-line/1,560cc
Peak power 85/3,500 bhp/rpm103/4,400 bhp/rpm110/3,600 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 200/1,500 Nm/rpm250/1,500 Nm/rpm270/2,000 Nm/rpm
Transmission 5-spd man/fwd5-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel45 litres/sealant45 litres/sealant48 litres/sealant
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 270 litres/N/A270/920 litres285/980 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight1,150/480/1,000kg1,140/450/1,200kg1,172/440/1,150kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.2 metres/N/A10.7 metres/0.33Cd10.4 metres/N/A
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (unlimited)/3yrs 3yrs (60,000)/1yr3yrs (60,000)/1yr
Service intervals/UK dealers21,000 miles (1yr)/46Variable/13512,500 miles (1yr)/210
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.25th/16th7th/26th19th/27th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points5/3/2/83*90/79/49/5 stars87/71/35/5 stars
0-60/30-70mph12.8/14.5 secs10.3/10.5 secs9.6/10.0 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 5.5/7.5 secs4.4/7.9 secs3.8/5.1 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 12.6 secs/N/A10.7 secs/N/A7.1/9.4 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 108mph/2,100rpm118mph/2,000rpm118mph/2,100rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 51.9/37.2/9.6m47.8/34.9/9.0m48.8/35.2/9.0m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph67/40/62/68dB68/45/62/69dB60/42/64/73dB
Auto Express economy/range43.6mpg/432 miles38.4mpg/380 miles41.6mpg/439 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 61.4/94.2/78.5mpg64.2/83.1/74.3mpg61.4/83.1/74.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket174/95g/km/13%197/99g/km/13%182/99g/km/13%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSeven/yes/£200Six/yes/£305Six/yes/£450^
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise controlNo/yes/yes No/yes/£235No/yes/yes
Climate control/leather/heated seats£370/no/no£330/£1,225/£255Yes/£850/no
Metallic paint/xenon lights/stop-start£425/£700/yes£510/£1,095/yes£480/no/no
Sat-nav/USB/Bluetooth connectivity£900/yes/yes£875/yes/£305£800/yes/yes

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