The horsepower is a feature that most of us take into account at first when buying a car. In this case it is the Jeep that has by 62 % more horsepower in comparison to the Dacia Duster SUV. As a result the Jeep Compass SUV can achieve higher top speed. With more horsepower the Jeep Compass SUV 2.4 DOHC 16v 170HP manual 4x4 should as well provide noticeably better flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Jeep Compass has 52 percent more torque in relation to the Dacia Duster. The difference at this level is quite big, what means
that the Jeep Compass will accelerate significantly better.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 7 percent shows that the Dacia Duster is insignificantly beaten here. In the „compact SUV” segment, to which the Dacia Duster is assigned, the average acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 6 percent faster than acceleration of Dacia’s car.
The top speed of the Jeep Compass SUV 2.4 DOHC 16v 170HP manual 4x4 is higher in comparison to this of the Dacia Duster SUV 1.6 16V 105HP manual which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 11 percent is small and is imperceptible in daily driving.
The engine displacement of the Jeep Compass is by 48 % larger in comparison to the Dacia. For this reason the Dacia will be more fuel efficient, however, the engine of the Jeep Compass SUV will be of better performance, working more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
The Jeep Compass is 2 percent longer in comparison to the Dacia Duster SUV 1.6 16V 105HP manual. Long cars have roomy cabin and also provide plenty of trunk space. Although the Jeep seems to be better choice for families or persons who love the idea of comfortable rides, the Dacia Duster SUV may be more appropriate to women as it will not cause problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
If you are a tall driver or you carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Jeep Compass SUV, which is by 7 mm higher than the Dacia, is better option for you. However, these two vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much perceptible.