The Lancia comes with petrol which makes by 67 % more horsepower than the Ford Escort II Estate 1.3 (BADR) 54HP manual, giving the vehicle a more dynamic character. It seems to be better option to those who want to feel thrill of drive a sports car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 17 percent shows that the Ford is the worst car of these two compared. In the „C class, being represented by the Ford Escort II Estate, the medium acceleration is 11.3 s and is by 4.7 s higher than this of Ford car.
The top velocity of the Lancia Dedra Estate is greater in comparison to of the Ford Escort II Estate by 30 kilometers/hour, which allows the Lancia Dedra to travel quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 30 kilometers per hour is little and will be negligible in everyday driving.
Width of a vehicle influences on interior space for travelers and also stability during driving. The Lancia Dedra Estate 1.6 90HP manual is widther only by 9 % in comparison to the Ford and is not really worth considering. The average for the „compact” class equals to approximately 1,703 mm and is by 3 millimeters smaller than the width of the Lancia.
The wheelbase of a car means the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better vehicle's weight distribution. Lancia has 5 percent longer wheelbase distance when compared to Ford Escort II. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Lancia should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Lancia Dedra has by 281 cubic centimeters larger cubic capacity than the Ford. This may have a little impact when it comes to car's performance, as both values does not differ much.
The Lancia Dedra Estate is 288 mm longer when compared to the Ford. The length of the car is important when it comes to travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Lancia Dedra preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Lancia Dedra Estate 1.6 90HP manual will be better driven but the Ford will be a little easier for parking because of shorter length .
Number of doors
It is beyond the question that the five-door Lancia Dedra Estate 1.6 90HP manual is more convenient and if you frequently carry more than one passenger then you should not have any doubts which one to choose. The strongest point of a five-door car is that it’s not only easier for passengers to get into the back but it’s as well easier to place luggage and cargo into the car when the rear seats are folded down. However, three-door cars like the Ford Escort II generally look much cooler and for young drivers who rarely have passengers in the back seat the Ford Escort II Estate may be better one.