The Daihatsu Move I distinctly loses with the Ford Galaxy II in the category of horsepower having them by 176 percent less. As a result the engine of the Ford Galaxy II 2.0 i 116HP manual has relatively lots of power and impersive acceleration.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Ford Galaxy II accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 15.4 s, which is 14 % less than the Daihatsu. But the difference is not as much big to be taken into account when buying a vehicle.
The trunk of the Ford Galaxy II is only 2 % bigger than the Daihatsu Move I. However, the difference is not big it would be fair to say that both cars have more of less the same trunk size.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The Ford has by
35 % grater maximum
speed in relation to the Daihatsu Move I 0.8 i 12V 42HP manual, thanks to which a long distance, assuming that it is straight and there is no speed limits, can be
traveled in much more shorter period of time. The difference may be noticeable during travelling over fast and long
The difference that amounts to 30 percent between these two vehicles is quite relevant. For a city driving where such a features like maneuverability and ease of parking play a role, probably the Daihatsu is better for you. Still, the Ford Galaxy II features a better comfort, more spacious cabin and better handling when driving fast in steep curves.
With no doubts the winner of this comparison is the Ford Galaxy II 2.0 i 116HP manual which takes by 38 bigger amount of liters of fuel compared with the Daihatsu Move I 0.8 i 12V 42HP manual. Such a huge difference comes from big difference in size of both vehicles motors.
Ford Galaxy II 2.0 i 116HP manual has 23 percent longer wheelbase in comparison to the Daihatsu Move I. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The engine capacity of the Daihatsu Move I is so much lower ( the difference amounts to 1,151 cubic centimeters in relation to the Daihatsu, that it is quite difficult to make the decision which car is better choice. These cars are so varying that on the ground of information concerning engine capacity we can only choose between engine’s performance and vehicle’s economy.
Maximum load capacity
The Ford Galaxy II 2.0 i 116HP manual is longer when compared to the Daihatsu Move I 0.8 i 12V 42HP manual by 1,340 millimeters and it gives to its passengers much more space inside the vehicle or more capable boot. In the „van” segment, to which the car of manufacturer Ford is assigned, the average length amouts to 4,628 millimeters and is by 17 mm greater than the length of the Ford Galaxy II.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Daihatsu's production began only 5 years earlier than the Ford Galaxy II, the gap between technology used in both vehicles is not really huge, however, the Ford Galaxy II 2.0 i 116HP manual may have a bit more advanced solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of big dimensions, the Ford Galaxy II 2.0 i 116HP manual, which is by 9 percent higher than the Daihatsu Move I, would be appropriate option for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.