The horsepower is a parameter that most of car fans look at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the BMW which has by 59 % more horsepower than the Kia. Consequently the BMW is able to reach higher top speed. With more horsepower the BMW should also give noticeably better flexiblility in specific speeds.
The fuel economy is distinctly to BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual's advantage. This car consumes 35 % less petrol in the combined cycle in comparison to the Kia. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the D class, in which the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 is classified, is 7.7 l whereas the BMW 3-Series F30 needs by 20 percent less fuel than the average.
Because of 118 newton meters greater torque, the engine of the BMW does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Kia. This, in turn, have positive implications for acceleration.
The BMW 3-Series F30 consumes 3.2 l less fuel in city traffic compared with the Kia. The difference at the level of 3.2 l is very big in daily use of car. Additionally, within many months it may bring gigantic cost savings. Also keep in mind that medium results of the average fuel consumption might be considerably raised if you drive dynamically. The difference in fuel consumption of the vehicles compared by you is so tremendous that you should consider to choose vehicles with engines of similar power and similar dimensions. Only then will the comparision be adequate.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
If a swift driving is what you are really in to, the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual is better for you as it’s
acceleration to 100 km/h is
the Kia Clarus II.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual has by 48 kilometers per hour grater top
velocity in relation to the Kia, consequently a long distance, assuming that it is straight and there is no speed limits, can be
drived in much more shorter period of time. The difference may be noticeable during travelling on the road without speed limits.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is delivered distinctly indicates that the winner is is this of the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 320i 184HP manual. The engine of the Kia reaches its full efficiency at 4,495 revolutions per minute which is by 3,240 revolutions per minute lower compared with the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The BMW is 28 millimeters wider in relation to the Kia. It is often clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The BMW 3-Series F30 has 6 % longer wheelbase in relation to Kia Clarus II Estate 1.8 i 16V 116HP manual. As a result the BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 is safer and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable driving.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Touring F31 has 204 cubic centimeters bigger engine capacity in comparison to the Kia Clarus II. For the reason that the difference is small, the BMW should accelerate slightly better, of course assuming that other paramerters are does not play a role.