SEAT Ibiza Ecomotive vs Ford Fiesta ECOnetic - specifications

 Ford Fiesta ECOneticSEAT Ibiza Ecomotive
On the road price/total as tested£14,545/£16,195£12,755/£12,755
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)£5,353/36.8%£6,173/48.4%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£378/£756£332/£663
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,159/£1,931£1,077/£1,796
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost11/£453/A/£011/££393/A/£0
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£126/£126/£126£112/£148/£112
Engine4cyl in-line/1,560cc3cyl in-line/1,422cc
Peak power 89/4,000 bhp/rpm79/4,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque 199/1,750 Nm/rpm195/1,800 Nm/rpm
Transmission 5-spd man/fwd5-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel40 litres/sealant45 litres/sealant
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 295/979 litres292/847 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight1,166/389/750kg1,090/580/1,000kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.2 metres/0.33Cd10.5 metres/0.30Cd
Basic warranty/recovery3yrs (60k)/1yrs 3yrs (60k)/2yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers12,500 miles/78110,000 miles/128
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.21st/27th22nd/23rd
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points5/4/3/925/4/3/91
0-60mph13.1 secs13.2 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 6.0/8.2 secs5.6/11.3 secs
50-70mph in 5th 12.6 secs15.3 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 111mph/2,400rpm110mph/2,100rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 55.3/41.0/9.8m52.2/38.6/9.5m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mphN/A/47/64/71dB68/47/66/71dB
Auto Express economy/range51.7mpg/455 miles55.6mpg/550 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 61.4/88.3/76.3mpg57.6/94.2/76.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket146/98g/km/13%136/98g/km/13%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsFive/yes/£200Four/yes/no
Auto box/stability/cruise controlNo/£300/noNo/£274/no
Climate ctrl/leather/heated seatsNo/no/noNo/no/no
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go£425/no/no£370/no/no
Sat-nav/CD changer/MP3/BluetoothNo/no/yes/£275No/no/yes/£245

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