How to determine the class of your car. European classification of cars

What class is your four-wheeled pet? Don't know? Do not worry — after reading the publication, you can easily and easily answer this question.

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The rapid development of the automotive industry and the enormous number of vehicles with a variety of specifications led to the fact that the existing division cars on car and truck is not allowed to uniquely identify the vehicle and make perceptions about it. This resulted in several classification systems of passenger cars: European, American and Asian. It is the European system in which the division of cars on classes depending on their dimensions, and will be discussed later. Class Illustration Opisaniyami representatives Kompaktnye small car or Super-Mini. The number of passengers from 2 to 4. Economical engine capacity to 1.2 L. Dimensions do not exceed 360х160 cm Daewoo Matiz, VW Lupo, Citroen C2, Renault Twingo, Peugeot 106, KIA Picanto, Chevrolet Spark, Chery QQ, Suzuki Wagon R Small class cars. The number of passengers to 4 or 5 people. The working volume of the engine not exceed 1.6 l body Length 390 cm, width – 170 cm Volkswagen Polo, Fiat Punto, Peugeot 206, KIA Rio, Ford focus, Daewoo Nexia, Daewoo Lanos, Hyundai Getz, Renault Logan Smaly middle class or Golf class with spacious interior. The number of passengers – 5 persons. Engine capacity from 1.6 to 2.0 L. the Dimensions of the body are 430х180 cm Volkswagen Golf, Ford Focus, Toyota Corolla, Honda Civic, Audi A3, Opel Astra, KIA Cerato, Nissan Almera, Peugeot 308, Mitsubishi Lancer DСредний or family class. Comfortable car for 5 persons. The body is a hatchback, sedan or wagon length 460 cm width and 180 cm Ford Mondeo, Volkswagen Passat, Nissan Primera, Citroen C5, Opel Vectra, Nonda Inspire, Peugeot 508, Audi A4, KIA Optima Awassi middle class or business class. A high level of safety and comfort. Engine capacity of 2.4 liters and above. Length 460 cm, width – 180 cm and more Toyota Camry, Nissan Teana, BMW 5-series, Volvo S80, Audi A6, Opel Omega, Citroen C6, KIA Cadenza, Hyundai Genesis FПредставительский class or Deluxe class. Luxurious and spacious interior with expensive finishes. The length of the body exceeds 500 see BMW 7-series, Audi A8, Jaguar XJ, Rolls Royce Phantom, Lexus LS, KIA Quoris, Volkswagen Phaeton, Hyundai Equus, Maybach, Bentley In addition to the above classification, there is a division of cars by type of body.

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