Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI Diesel SUV which is better?

Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: duel measurementsHyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: duel measurementsHyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: duel measurementsHyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: duel measurements

He SUV what is hogging all, there is no longer any doubt. Many readers consider the informative treatment that is given to this category is excessive. But the audience and sales data indicate that, on the contrary, more and earn more and more commercial role. completion of the first 5 months of the year, we have new data to prove it. Although still the third segment with more sales market, following the more traditional utility and compact, SUVs media continue to grow at a rate of 35 percent, while utilities only make 7.5 percent and compact even they fall 0.1 percent. It is therefore only matter of time before the market lead.

Within all this offer, there are two models that are gaining weight and are a successful sales. On the one hand, a Hyundai Tucson that with more time on the market, is fully consolidated and has even been able to come for a few months to question the leadership of a Nissan Qashqai is now renewed. On the other, a Seat Ateca that although arrived rather late, it has already become one of the best-selling SUV, giving an example of functionality. We climbed and measured their most sought versions, 115 hp turbodiesel to know which is better.

Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: features

We start the duel for the dynamic chapter. And the first thing we want to point out is that both the Hyundai Tucson as the Seat Ateca have two very distinct philosophies and even different. Korean SUV surprising since its design is a stunning car also inside. Impeccable quality of realization, his character is more bourgeois, always putting comfort. And it is an almost round SUV. While, Ateca Seat is a more agile SUV, with a delicious made while the suspension point, and a sport and dynamic character like the passionate more driving.

Ateca Seat 1.6 TDIPunctuated both the face. Much lighter Ateca Seat weighs up to 160 kg less the Tucson, is more dynamic in all measurements, but not taking much advantage. In fact, with just under par, 1.6 TDI engine seems to acknowledge something against the 1.7 CRDi engine of Tucson, resulting in faster acceleration but with a really insignificant advantage. Where itself is Ateca Seat clearly superior braking capacity is, where obviously lower weight is also a help. Slight advantage in this first section therefore for the Spanish SUV.

BENEFITSHyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi / 115Seat Ateca 1.6 TDI / 115
Acel. 0-100 km / h11.35 s11.08 s
Acel. 0-1000 meters33.35 s33.03 s
Overtaking 80-120 km / h9.14 s8.71 s
Loudness 100 km / h67.8 dB64.2 dB
Loudness 120 km / h69.2 dB69.1 dB
Braking from 140 km / h74.8 m69.7 m
Weight scale1,590 kg1,430 kg

Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: consumption

If there is enough equity in the dynamic section in Chapter efficiency is broken completely. And, if the engine 1.7 CRDi 115 hp and Tucson seemed to us a good companion for the SUV, 1.6 TDI added to the lightness of Ateca get an even more fantastic result. The result is always up less consumption one liter per 100 km for Seat, both city tours and road. With an average is not even 5.4 l / 100 km average, and 5 below and rolling on highways and road, Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI is today one of the SUV of its kind to have less spent on our travels, behind only hybrids Toyota C-HR (4.33) Y Kia Niro (4.46) of the Renault Kadjar 1.5 dCi (5.05), he Honda CR-V 1.6 CDTI (5.29) and the Suzuki S-Cross DDIS 1.6 (5.36).

CONSUMPTIONHyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi / 115Seat Ateca 1.6 TDI / 115
Consumption city7.12 l / 100 km6.04 l / 100 km
Consumption Highway6.02 l / 100 km4.95 l / 100 km
average consumption6.46 l / 100 km5.39 l / 100 km

Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: space

deepen and in space, one of the sections that is becoming increasingly important in a SUV that are becoming fully familiar vehicles. And here two notes. The first is that the Hyundai Tucson is a somewhat longer SUV (More than 10 cm above the Ateca) and has a wheelbase 4 cm larger. The second is that Ateca Seat inside is even higher the Hyundai.

Hyundai Tucson CRDiAlso great as the use of space of a Seat Ateca which, with a similar width to Tucson, achieved clearly imposed on the two major dimensions habitability: height and rear space leg. As to luggage compartment, maximum equality. The Tucson in this case is imposed by 5 liters of capacity. In any case, Ateca Seat and Hyundai Tucson can boast of being two of the most spacious in its segment SUV.

SPACEHyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi / 115Seat Ateca 1.6 TDI / 115
front width145 cm144 cm
rear width139 cm139 cm
front height90-96 cm98-104 cm
rear height95 cm101 cm
Legroom76 cm79 cm
Trunk540 liters535 liters

Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi vs Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI: final price

We ended as always with a quick scan to prices. Actually pretty even in some top finishes, you'll find the Hyundai Tucson albeit from quite a price cheaper than starting Ateca. And it is that if we turn to their basic versions (Essence in Hyundai and Reference in Seat) now the Tucson 1.7 CRDi costs about 1,000 euros less and also comes considerably equipped, with anti-outrages, parking sensor, cruise control, light sensors and hill descent control as standard unlike most basic Ateca hood. Now, it's up to you to choose ...

DISCOUNTED RATES (JUNE 2017)Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi / 115 (From 23,600 to 28,100 euros)Ateca Seat 1.6 TDI / 115 (From 24,500 and 27,800 euros)

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