The Chevrolet Captiva II burns up 9 percent fewer fuel in the combined cycle when compared to the Renault Koleos SUV. The Chevrolet Captiva II SUV, being classified in „mini 4x4” class burns up by 1.4 l more of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle amounts to 7.5 l.
The Chevrolet Captiva II has 4 newton meters more torque in relation to the Renault Koleos. Although most of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a automobile, it presents the best how a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is not really big so you probably will not feel the difference.
The Chevrolet Captiva II consumes 1.1 l less petrol in city traffic than the Renault Koleos SUV 2.5 16v 170HP manual. The Chevrolet, which comes from small off-road 4x4 segment, uses 2.1 l less fuel. Keep in mind that average fuel consumption in the urban for the mini 4x4 class is 9.6 l, while the Chevrolet Captiva II SUV 2.4 DOHC 167HP manual needs by 22 % more fuel than the average.
The boot of the Chevrolet is 110 % larger in comparison to the Renault Koleos SUV 2.5 16v 170HP manual. It is sensible difference so, in this category the Chevrolet will be much more handy. The larger the trunk, the more luggage you can load.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Chevrolet is 1 % wider in comparison to the Renault Koleos SUV. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Chevrolet Captiva II has 14 mm longer wheelbase when compared to Renault Koleos SUV 2.5 16v 170HP manual. Therefore the Chevrolet is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable driving.
The Chevrolet Captiva II is 146 mm longer when compared to the Renault Koleos. Long cars have more interior space and also have more storage space. Although the Chevrolet Captiva II SUV occurs to be better option for families or drivers who value comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Renault Koleos may be more appropriate to women because it will not make problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Renault Koleos SUV 2.5 16v 170HP manual was introduced only 3 years prior to the Chevrolet, the distance in technology applied in both cars is not really huge, however, the Chevrolet Captiva II SUV 2.4 DOHC 167HP manual might have slightly more modern solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Chevrolet, which is by 2 percent higher than the Renault Koleos, would be appropriate choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much perceptible.