The horsepower of the Ford Falcon V Estate is by 5 horsepowers bigger in comparison to the Skoda. Because the difference is not big this should not affect the vehicles performance largely.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Ford is 91 mm wider in comparison to the Skoda Octavia II Estate 1.6 TDI CR DPF 105HP manual 4x4. It is clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Skoda Octavia II Estate gives way to the Ford in the field of fuel tank size. The Ford is able to take by 16 l more fuel than its competitor.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more appropriate car's weight distribution. Ford has 13 % longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Skoda Octavia II Estate 1.6 TDI CR DPF 105HP manual 4x4. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Ford Falcon V Estate should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Ford is 433 millimeters longer in relation to the Skoda Octavia II. Long cars have more interior space and usually have bigger trunk. While the Ford Falcon V Estate seems to be better pick for families or drivers who love the idea of soft, smooth long-distance driving, the Skoda Octavia II may appeal to women as it will not make troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of carrying massive amount of luggage to it. The difference at the level of 15 mm to the advantage of the Ford is insignificant and does not matter much.