The horsepower is a this thing that majority of us pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Toyota which has by 22 percent horsepower more than the Ford Ecosport II, which makes this car somewhat quicker. With more horsepower the Toyota RAV4 IV will also provide somewhat more flexiblility in specific gears.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 2.8 s indicates that the Ford Ecosport II is somewhat beaten in this confrontation. In the „mini 4x4” segment, to which the Ford Ecosport II is assigned, the average acceleration is 10.9 s and is by 17 percent faster than acceleration of Ford’s car.
The maximum speed of the Toyota RAV4 IV is greater compared with of the Ford Ecosport II by 3, which allows the Toyota RAV4 IV to travel quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 3 percent is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. Toyota RAV4 IV has 6 % longer wheelbase distance than Ford. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Toyota RAV4 IV should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Toyota is 8 percent longer when compared to the Ford Ecosport II 1.0 Ecoboost 125HP manual. Long cars are more spacious and in most cases provide plenty of trunk space. Although the Toyota RAV4 IV seems to be better option for families or those who appreciate convenient driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Ford Ecosport II 1.0 Ecoboost 125HP manual may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Number of gears
The Toyota RAV4 IV Valvematic 150 152HP manual 4x4 have a higher gear count than the Ford Ecosport II which means
that Toyota RAV4 IV would have
better acceleration and lesser fuel consumption. But the difference is quiet
little and unless you are drag
racing at a timed event you would not even
feel the difference.
The engine displacement of the Toyota is by 99 percent bigger in comparison to the Ford Ecosport II 1.0 Ecoboost 125HP manual. As a result the Ford Ecosport II will consume less fuel, but, the engine of the Toyota RAV4 IV will be of better performance, working more smoothly and more durable.