The horsepower is a characteristic that most of car fans pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Toyota that has by 17 percent horsepower more in comparison to the Ford Orion III, which makes this vehicle somewhat better in terms of high speed. Having more horsepower the Toyota Prius II 1.5 VVT-i 70HP should as well give somewhat more flexiblility in specific speeds.
Width of a car influences on room in the cabin as well as stability during driving. The width of the Toyota Prius II is larger by 14 millimeters than the Ford Orion III and is not really important. The average for the „C” class equals to approximately 1,703 mm and is by 8 mm smaller than the same feature of the Toyota.
Toyota has 20 mm longer wheelbase in comparison to the Ford Orion III. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. However, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Toyota is 2 % longer in relation to the Ford Orion III. The length of the vehicle plays a role in terms of driving comfort and space in the boot. The Toyota Prius II preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Toyota will be better driven ,however, the Ford Orion III will be a bit easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older car commenced 10 years prior to its rival and for this reason man may suspect that this car gives way to Toyota because it has significantly less advanced parts applied.
If you are a tall driver or you carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Toyota Prius II 1.5 VVT-i 70HP, which is by 133 mm higher than the Ford, is appropriate choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.