The Kia Sportage III SUV has by 29 percent more horsepower in comparison to Dacia Duster. The Kia Sportage III SUV will be distinctly better speed up thanks to bigger amout of horses under its hoot. Also maneuvers like overtaking and passing other vehicles while moving along the road should be a piece of cake for a vehicle equipped with stronger motor.
The Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual burns up 7 percent less fuel in the mixed cycle than the Dacia Duster SUV. The Kia, being classified in „compact SUV” class burns up by 0.5 l less fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle is 7.5 l.
The Kia Sportage III SUV has 20 Nm more torque than the Dacia Duster SUV. Although a large number of people do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it informs the best how fast a vehicle acclerates. In this case the difference is insensible so the difference will not be much noticeable.
The fuel consumption of the Kia is 15 % better in relation to the Dacia Duster SUV. Despite the difference is small, in the long term it can make that your car would be considerably less expensive to use.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Kia Sportage III can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 11.1 s, which is 0.4 s than the Dacia Duster. But the difference is not as much significant to be taken into consideration when buying a automobile.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Kia Sportage III is greater as compared to this of the Dacia which allows to drive the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 8 % is small and is not realy noticable in daily driving.
distance between left and right side of a car directly affects the amount of space for passengers as well as stability during driving. The Kia Sportage III SUV is widther only by 2 % than the Dacia and is not really relevant. The average for the „mini 4x4” segment is approximately 1,797 millimeters and is by 60 millimeters smaller than the same feature of the Kia.
The Kia Sportage III is 3 % longer in relation to the Dacia Duster SUV 1.6 16V 105HP manual. Long cars are more spacious and usually have plenty of trunk space. While the Kia Sportage III seems to be better pick for families or those who love the idea of soft, smooth long-distance rides, the Dacia Duster may be more appropriate to city drivers as it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Number of gears
The Kia have a higher gear count compared to the Dacia Duster SUV which means
that Kia should have
better speeding up and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and if you are not drag
racing at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater capacity of carrying big amount of luggage to it. The difference that amounts to 1 percent to the advantage of the Kia Sportage III SUV is not big and does not matter much.