The Ford Kuga II is equipped with petrol which delivers by 35 more horsepower than the Nissan Qashqai II, transforming the car to a more sporty character. It seems to be googd car to those who would like to experience thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
Because of 26 % more torque, the engine of the Ford Kuga II does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. This, in turn, have a positive impact on a car's acceleration.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Nissan Qashqai II is relatively slower than the Ford Kuga II. The
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If you are looking for a vehicles for long travels, which could carry more things in the boot , choose the Ford Kuga II. The Nissan has by 4 percent smaller trunk compared with the Nissan Qashqai II so in this case you would be able to take with you one little suitcase less. When it comes to the trunk also check its dimensions which have substantial impact on loading capability .
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Ford Kuga II is greater in comparison to of the Nissan Qashqai II by 7, which allows the Ford Kuga II to cover faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 12 kilometers/hour is small and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower number of revolutions at which the maximum torque is produced affects an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. Still, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is always recommended to analyze a torque graph.
Width of a car influences on interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The width of the Ford Kuga II is larger by 38 mm compared with the Nissan and is not really important. The average for the „small off-road 4x4” segment is around 1,797 millimeters and is by 2 percent larger than the same attribute of the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual.
The wheelbase of a car is the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to better vehicle's weight distribution. Ford Kuga II has 49 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to Nissan. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Ford Kuga II should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual has 399 cc greater engine capacity when compared to the Nissan Qashqai II. The difference is notable. As a result the Ford should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher top speed. On the other hand greater engine capacity usually equals worst fuel economy.
Gross trailer weight
The Ford Kuga II is 3 percent longer in relation to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. Long cars are more spacious and also provide more storage space. Although the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual occurs to be better choice for families or persons who value convenient driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Nissan Qashqai II may be more appropriate to the young as it will not make problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Ford Kuga II 1.6 EcoBoost 150HP manual, which is by 10 % higher than the Nissan Qashqai II, would be appropriate option for you. However, compared cars do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much perceptible.