The horsepower is a feature that majority of drivers pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Peugeot 308 II that has by 5 horsepower more in relation to the Ford Focus III, which makes this vehicle somewhat better in terms of high speed. Thanks to more horsepower the Peugeot 308 II Hatchback 5d 1.2 PureTech 110HP manual will also give somewhat more efficiency in specific speeds.
The Peugeot 308 II burns up 39 percent less amount of fuel in the mixed cycle when compared to the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic. The difference in the amount of 39 % will be quite significant in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long period of time it would allow you to make a real savings.
Because of 36 % more torque, the engine of the Peugeot 308 II Hatchback 5d does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Ford. This, in turn, produces better acceleration.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference at the level of 2.5 s suggests that the Ford Focus III is insignificantly beaten in this confrontation. In the „compact” class, to which the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic is assigned, the medium acceleration is 11.3 s and is by 20 % faster than acceleration of Ford’s vehicle.
With more luggage capacity the Peugeot will have much more room for transporting things and be more usefull one than the Ford. If the capacity of the boot is appeals to you, the Peugeot 308 II Hatchback 5d will be better choice because it is around 32 % larger than the trunk of its competitor.
The maximum velocity of the Peugeot is greater in relation to this of the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d by 16 kilometers/hour, which allows the Peugeot 308 II to cover quicker large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 16 km/h is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rpm at which the maximum torque is produced clearly indicates that the winner is is the one of the Peugeot. The engine of the Ford Focus III reaches its full efficiency at 4,000 revolutions per minute which is by 63 % worst result compared with the Peugeot 308 II Hatchback 5d 1.2 PureTech 110HP manual.
Model release date
Given that the Ford Focus III Hatchback 5d 1.6 Duratec 105HP automatic was introduced only 2 years prior to the Peugeot, the distance in technology applied in both cars shouldn’t be really big, however, the Peugeot might have slightly more advanced solutions applied in it.