The horsepower of the Subaru XT 1.8 i 4WD 120HP manual 4x4 is by 20 hp grater when compared to the Chrysler Daytona. While the difference is small this should not affect the vehicles performance to a large extent.
In the aspect of fuel tank size it is the Subaru XT which can carry 9 liters more fuel in comparison to the Chrysler. The medium fuel container capacity in the sports cars class, from which the Subaru XT 1.8 i 4WD 120HP manual 4x4 comes from, is 68 liters, whereas in S segment (represented by the Chrysler Daytona) it is 68 l.
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Given that the Chrysler was launched only 3 years prior to the Subaru XT, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really huge, however, the Subaru XT might feature a bit more advanced solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of large dimensions, the Subaru XT, which is by 49 mm higher than the Chrysler Daytona, is better choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not vary much in its height and it should not be much perceptible.