The horsepower is a feature that majority of us pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Chevrolet Captiva I 2.4 i 16V FWD 141HP manual which has by 23 percent horsepower more in relation to the Nissan Qashqai II, which makes this car somewhat faster. Thanks to more horsepower the Chevrolet Captiva I will also provide a bit more flexiblility in specific gears.
The Chevrolet Captiva I has 22 Nm more torque in relation to the Nissan. Even though a great deal of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it shows the best how fast a car is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is little so you probably will not feel the difference.
The boot of the Chevrolet Captiva I 2.4 i 16V FWD 141HP manual is only 27 l bigger than the Nissan Qashqai II. However, the difference is not big it would be right to say that both vehicles have similar trunk space.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Chevrolet Captiva I 2.4 i 16V FWD 141HP manual is 53 mm wider in comparison to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. It is often clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
In this category it is the Chevrolet Captiva I that can carry 19 % more fuel than the Nissan Qashqai II. The medium fuel container capacity in the compact SUV segment, which is represented by the Chevrolet, is 61 liters, whereas in small off-road 4x4 segment (represented by the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual) it amounts to 61 l.
Chevrolet Captiva I has 2 percent longer wheelbase than the Nissan Qashqai II. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, cars having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Obviously the Chevrolet wins the comparison of this category. The difference at the level of 1,207 cubic centimeters in comparison to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. It is interesting that in „mini 4x4” segment, from which the Chevrolet comes from, the average engine displacement amounts to 2,104 cubic centimeters and the biggest engine displacement in this class amounts to 4,201 .
Maximum load capacity
The Chevrolet Captiva I 2.4 i 16V FWD 141HP manual is 260 mm longer when compared to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. Long cars are more spacious and also have bigger trunk. Although the Chevrolet Captiva I 2.4 i 16V FWD 141HP manual seems to be better option for families or drivers who value comfortable rides, the Nissan Qashqai II may appeal to women because it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of carrying big amount of stuff to it. The difference at the level of 129 millimeters in favor of the Chevrolet is small and does not matter much.