The horsepower is a characteristic that most of car fans take into consideration at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual which has by 36 percent more horsepower in comparison to the Dacia Duster SUV. Therefore the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual is able to achieve higher maximum speed. Having more horsepower the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual should as well provide noticeably more flexiblility in specific gears.
Maximum torque of the Ford Kuga II is 2 Nm bigger than the Dacia. Because of this, the Ford Kuga II will accelerate a little bit better and be better to overtake other cars. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also cause that the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual will burn up less fuel for every 100 km.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 9.7 s, which is 2.8 s when compared to the Dacia Duster. However the difference is not as much significant to be taken into account when buying a vehicle.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Ford Kuga II is greater compared with this of the Dacia Duster by 16, which allows the Ford to overcome faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 27 km/h is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower value of rotations at which the maximum torque is delivered has an impact on an engine’s dynamism and flexibility. Still, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is worth to check a torque performance graph.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual is 16 mm wider when compared to the Dacia Duster. It is clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Ford has 1 % longer wheelbase in comparison to Dacia. Thanks to this the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual is more safe and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase affects convenient and more comfortable driving.
Number of gears
The Ford Kuga II have a higher speed count
in comparison to the Dacia Duster which means
that Ford Kuga II should have
faster speeding up and lesser fuel consumption. But the difference is not big and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not
observe the difference.
The Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual has 137 cc bigger cubic capacity in comparison to the Dacia. As the difference is little, the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual should accelerate only a bit dynamically, of course if other paramerters are does not play a role.
Gross trailer weight
The Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual is 206 millimeters longer in comparison to the Dacia. The length of the car is important when it comes to travelling comfort and room in the boot. The Ford Kuga II very likely will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Ford Kuga II will be better driven ,however, the Dacia Duster SUV will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Dacia's production began only 2 years prior to the Ford Kuga II, the gap between technology used in both vehicles is not really big, however, the Ford Kuga II might have a bit more advanced solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you carry in the trunk stuffs of large dimensions, the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual, which is by 122 mm higher than the Dacia Duster SUV 1.5 dCi eco2 110HP manual 4x4, would be appropriate choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not vary much in its height and it should not be much perceptible.