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    Default Vectra 1.9 CDTi '04 vs '05 and after...

    I'm picking up a 2004 Vectra 1.9 CDTi SRi 150 on Tuesday.

    Whilst looking I noticed the '04 versions are listed as doing 0-60 in 8.8 seconds, whereas anything '05 and after supposedly does 0-60 in 9.8 seconds, why the second difference?

    I'm certainly no expert, but spec-wise they look almost the same, both 1.9, 150bhp, and the latter versions have more torque.

    Can anyone explain why the '04 versions should be 1 second faster to 60mph?

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    one change is that 04 didnt have DPF, where its possible on the 05 onwards.

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    Would that explain the 0-60 difference?

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    07 CDTI 150 does 0-60 in 8.9 secs, according to VX figures.

    You don't get a diesel for its 0-60 time, try 30-70 instead. LOL

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    Where are you getting those figures from? I was just going by what I've seen on AutoTrader and Parkers website (s), and they only list 0-60 times.

    I'm just curious really, I don't see any obvious difference that would make a 1 second difference. Just trying to learn a thing or two

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    Quote Originally Posted by th3sundanc3kid View Post
    Where are you getting those figures from? I was just going by what I've seen on AutoTrader and Parkers website (s), and they only list 0-60 times.

    I'm just curious really, I don't see any obvious difference that would make a 1 second difference. Just trying to learn a thing or two
    Using manufacturer's own figures. Admittedly not known to be 100% accurate.

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    If you search the net there are several different 0-60 times listed. I think the figure given in Parkers is just plain wrong! 9.8 seconds is too slow for a 150bhp car of this size.

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    Quote Originally Posted by WilliamLX View Post
    If you search the net there are several different 0-60 times listed. I think the figure given in Parkers is just plain wrong! 9.8 seconds is too slow for a 150bhp car of this size.
    Yep. But the 9.8 figure is close to VX quoted figures for 1.9 CDTI 150 Estates Signums and Autos. Maybe someone got their wires crossed.

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    The 1.9 150 is 8.8s and 8.9s for both pre facelift and facelift hatchbacks respectively.

    Gazza4

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    ive done 7 seconds flat with 1 passenger and half tank of diesel so im not worried in any way.lol

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