Vauxhall Ampera vs rivals - specifications

Vauxhall Ampera vs rivals - specifications

 Vauxhall Ampera electronNissan LeafAudi A4 2.0 TDIe SELexus CT 200h F sport
On-the-road price/total as tested£33,995/£33,995£25,990/£26,690£26,555/£30,210£27,850/£28,220
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£17,700/45.4%£11,900/38.4%£10,941/41.2%£11,558/41.5%
Depreciation£16,295£14,090£15,614£16,292
Annual tax liability std/higher rate^^£389/£779£0/£0£848/£1,696£556/£1,112
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,056/£1,760£0/£0£2,014/£3,356£2,116/£3,526
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost21/£481/A/£021/£479/A/£023/£618/C/£3019/£460/A/£0
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd serviceN/A£106/£199/£195£1,224 (3yrs)***£220/£320/£220
     
Length/wheelbase4,498/2,685mm4,445/2,700mm4,701/2,808mm4,320/2,600mm
Height/width1,439/1,787mm1,550/1,770mm1,427/1,826mm1,440/1,765mm
Engine4cyl in-line/1,498ccA/C electric motor4cyl in-line/1,986cc4cyl in-line/1,798cc
Peak power148/5,000 bhp/rpm108bhp134/4,200 bhp/rpm134/5,200 bhp/rpm
Peak torque370/250 Nm/rpm280Nm320/1,750 Nm/rpm142/4,000 Nm/rpm
TransmissionSingle-speed/fwdSingle-speed/fwd6-spd man/fwdCVT/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel35 litres/foamN/A/foam63 litres/foam45 litres/foam
Boot capacity (seats up/down)300/1,000 litres330/680 litres480/962 litres375/985* litres
Kerbweight/payload1,732kg/N/A1,525/395kg1,475/550kg1,465/380kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.9 metres/0.28Cd10.4 metres/0.29Cd11.4 metres/N/A11.2 metres/0.29Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k)^/1yr3yrs (60k)/3yrs3yrs (unltd)/3yrs3yrs (60k)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers20k miles (1yr)/2418k miles (1yr)/26Variable/13510k miles (1yr)/51
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.29th/15th11th/6th7th/26th2nd/1st
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points85/78/41/5 stars89/83/65/5 stars93/84/39/5 stars94/84/55/5 stars
     
0-60/30-70mph9.7/8.9 secs10.3/10.9 secs9.4/8.7 secs11.1/11.1 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th3.5 secs**3.9 secs**4.1/6.0 secs4.4 secs**
50-70mph in 5th/6th5.4 secs**7.0 secs**8.0/10.9 secs6.7 secs**
Top speed/rpm at 70mph100mph/N/A90mph/N/A134mph/1,900rpm112mph/2,750rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph51.0/35.6/9.0m52.0/36.6/9.6m49.2/35.7/9.6m49.5/36.3/9.3m
Noise levels 30/70mph42/68dB41/64dB62/67dB65/72dB
Auto Express economy/range72.3mpg/557 milesN/A/100 miles^^^39.7mpg/550 miles36.1mpg/357 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined313.9/217/235.4mpgN/A54.3/76.3/65.7mpg68.9/70.6/68.9mpg
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined69.0/47.7/51.8mplN/A11.9/16.8/14.4mpl15.2/15.5/15.1mpl
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket^^90/27g/km/5%0/0g/km/0%191/112g/km/16%181/94g/km/10%
     
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsEight/yes/yesSix/yes/£365Six/yes/yesSeven/yes/£560
Automatic box/stability/cruise controlYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yesNo/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Climate control/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yesYes/no/noYes/£1,315/£280Yes/yes/yes
Metallic paint/xenon lights/keyless go£495/no/yes£440/no/yes£615/£1,315/£505£510/no/yes
Sat-nav/USB connection/BluetoothYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes£1,525/£255/yes£1,850/yes/yes
 

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