Ford Fiesta vs Vauxhall Corsa - specifications

Ford Fiesta 1.6 TDCi vs Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 CDTI

 Ford Fiesta 1.6 TDCiVauxhall Corsa 1.3 CDTI
On the road price/total as tested"£13,695/£14,920""£13,470/£14,520"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)""£6,163/45.0%""£5,523/41.0%"
Running costs/contract hireN/A/£24735.9ppm/£219
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£356/£712£485/£970
"Annual fuel cost (12/20,000 miles)""£1,590/£2,651""£1,543/£2,572"
Insurance gp/quote/VED band/costN/A/N/A/B/£358/£233/C/£120
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£150/£150/£190£151/£287/£151
Engine"4cyl in-line/1,560cc""4cyl in-line/1,248cc"
Peak power"88/4,000 bhp/rpm""88/4,000bhp/rpm"
Peak torque"204/1,750Nm/rpm""200/1,750Nm/rpm"
Transmission5-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel45 ltrs/space saver45 ltrs/space saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down)281/965 litres"285/1,100 litres"
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.2m/0.33Cd10.4m/0.33Cd
Basic warranty/recovery3yrs (60k)/1yr RAC3yrs (60k)/1yr Vaux
Service intervals/UK dealers"12,000 miles /781""20,000 miles/404"
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos20th/26th34th/27th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped/pointsN/A5/3/3/85
0-60/30-70mph12.5/12.9 secs12.7/14.6 secs
30-50 in 3rd/4th5.2/6.8 secs5.4/8.6 secs
50-70 in 5th/6th11.2 secs/N/A11.7/17.5 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph"109mph/2,500rpm""107mph/2,100rpm"
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph47.7/34.5/8.7m51.1/38.0/9.2m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph68/46/62/69dB66/45/62/69dB
Auto Express economy/range42.6mpg/422miles43.9mpg/435miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined54.3/78.5/67.3mpg45.6/70.6/58.8mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket178/110g/km/13%172/127g/km/18%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsFive/yes/£200Six/yes/£250
Air-con/leather/heated seatsYes/£600/noYes/no/no
Metallic paint/xenon lights/keyless go£375/no/£400*£375/no/no
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise controlNo/£300/yesNo/£425/no
Sat-nav/MP3/BluetoothNo/yes/ £150*£975/yes/£300


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