The horsepower is a characteristic that majority of drivers pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Ford Focus III that has by 20 horsepower more than the Kia Rio III Hatchback 3d 1.2 DOHC CVVT 85HP manual, which makes this car a bit faster. Because of more horsepower the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic should as well give slightly better flexiblility in specific speeds.
Maximum torque of the Ford is 28 Nm bigger than the Kia Rio III. As a result, the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic will accelerate a little bit swifter and be better to overtake other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine will also cause that the Ford will use fever fuel per 100 kilometers.
If you need a car by which you could set of for trips, which could hold more things in the boot , decide to buy the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d. The Kia has by 10 percent smaller luggage compartment in relation to the Kia Rio III so probably in this case you would be able to carry one small parcel less. When it comes to the luggage compartment check its width length and height which have substantial impact on loading capability .
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top speed of the Ford Focus III is greater in relation to this of the Kia by 2, which allows the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d to overcome quicker large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 2 % is small and will be negligible in everyday driving.
Width of a car directly affects interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The width of the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d is larger by 103 mm in relation to the Kia Rio III and is not really relevant. The medium for the „compact” class amounts to approximately 1,703 mm and is by 120 mm smaller than the same feature of the Ford.
The winner of this comparison in the category of fuel tank size is Ford Focus III which can hold by 29 % more fuel compared with the Kia.
The Ford Focus III has 350 cc bigger engine size when compared to the Kia Rio III Hatchback 3d 1.2 DOHC CVVT 85HP manual. The difference is relatively considerable. Consequently the Ford should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher maximum speed. On the other hand bigger cubic capacity usually means worst fuel economy.
Maximum load capacity
The Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic is 8 percent longer in comparison to the Kia Rio III Hatchback 3d. Long vehicles have more interior space and in most cases provide bigger trunk. Although the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic occurs to be better for families or those who value convenient rides, the Kia Rio III Hatchback 3d 1.2 DOHC CVVT 85HP manual may be more appropriate to the young because it will not cause troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Number of doors
It seems to be quite obvious that the five-door Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic is more usable and if you frequently travel with more than one passenger then it’s the format to go for. The strongest point of a five-door car is that it’s not only easier for passengers to get into the rear seats but it’s as well easier to put luggage and cargo into the vehicle when the rear seats are folded down. However, three-door cars like the Kia Rio III generally look more dynamic and sporty and for young drivers who don’t often have passengers in the back seat the Kia Rio III Hatchback 3d might be more appropriate.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of boarding it and greater capacity of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars of 2 percent in favor of the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d is small and should not be really noticeable.