The horsepower is a characteristic that majority of us pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the TATA Indigo which has by 16 horsepower more in comparison to the Daihatsu, which makes this car somewhat faster. Because of more horsepower the TATA Indigo should also give slightly more efficiency in specific speeds.
The trunk of the TATA Indigo is 443 liters larger compared to the Daihatsu Sirion II 1.0 i 12V 69HP manual. It is perceptible difference so, in this category the TATA will be a way more practical. The larger the boot, the more luggage you can transport.
The wheelbase of a car equals the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. TATA Indigo has 1 % longer wheelbase distance than Daihatsu Sirion II. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of TATA should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The engine cubic capacity of the TATA is by 41 percent larger when compared to the Daihatsu Sirion II 1.0 i 12V 69HP manual. For this reason the Daihatsu will consume less fuel, however, the engine of the TATA will be of better performance, working more smoothly and more durable.
The TATA Indigo is 545 millimeters longer in relation to the Daihatsu. The length of the car is important in respect of travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The TATA Indigo very likely will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. Aditionally the TATA Indigo 1.4 SI 85HP manual will be better driven ,however, the Daihatsu will be a slightly easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Daihatsu Sirion II's production began only 3 years earlier than the TATA Indigo 1.4 SI 85HP manual, the gap between technology used in both cars is not really huge, however, the TATA might feature a bit more modern solutions applied in it.