The horsepower of the Skoda Fabia II Hatchback is 1 horsepower grater in comparison to the Daihatsu. While the difference is small this should not affect the car performance extensively.
With more trunk space the Skoda Fabia II will have much more room for loading things and be more usefull car than the Daihatsu. If the capacity of the boot is what does appeal to you, the Skoda will be better choice because it is around 73 liters more spacious than the trunk of the Daihatsu Sirion II.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Skoda Fabia II Hatchback is greater compared with the Daihatsu by 2, which allows the Skoda to overcome faster large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 2 percent is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Skoda Fabia II which can carry 15 percent more fuel in comparison to the Daihatsu Sirion II 1.0 i 12V 69HP manual. The average fuel tank capacity in the small cars class, which is represented by the Skoda Fabia II Hatchback 1.2 i HTP 12V 70HP manual, equals 44 l, whereas in small cars segment (represented by the Daihatsu) it is 44 l.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Skoda Fabia II Hatchback 1.2 i HTP 12V 70HP manual has 41 millimeters longer wheelbase distance when compared to Daihatsu Sirion II 1.0 i 12V 69HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Skoda Fabia II Hatchback 1.2 i HTP 12V 70HP manual should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Skoda Fabia II Hatchback has 200 cubic centimeters larger engine size in comparison to the Daihatsu Sirion II 1.0 i 12V 69HP manual. As the difference is little, the Skoda Fabia II Hatchback 1.2 i HTP 12V 70HP manual should accelerate only a bit faster, assuming that other paramerters are the same.
Maximum load capacity
The Skoda Fabia II is 11 percent longer in comparison to the Daihatsu Sirion II 1.0 i 12V 69HP manual. Long vehicles are more spacious and usually have plenty of trunk space. While the Skoda Fabia II occurs to be better choice for families or those who appreciate convenient rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Daihatsu may be more appropriate to the young as it will not make problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between presented cars is only 2 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a fast pace what may cause that the Skoda Fabia II Hatchback may feature more advanced technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.