The Acura SLX is equipped with petrol which makes by 75 more horsepower than the the engine of the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual, transforming the car to a more sporty character. It seems to be googd option to those who want to experience thrill of drive a sports car.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Acura has 120 mm longer wheelbase distance in relation to Nissan Qashqai II. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Acura SLX 3.2 190HP should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Acura SLX is 281 mm longer in comparison to the Nissan. Long vehicles are more spacious and in most cases provide plenty of trunk space. Although the Acura SLX occurs to be better pick for families or those who love the idea of comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Nissan may appeal to city drivers as it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of putting big amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 259 mm in favor of the Acura SLX 3.2 190HP is not big and does not matter much.