The Ssangyong Korando III consumes 7 percent less fuel in the mixed cycle than the Honda CR-V III. The Ssangyong Korando III, being classified in „mini 4x4” segment consumes by 0.2 l more of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle amounts to 7.5 l.
The Ssangyong Korando III uses 7 % less in the urban cycle in comparison to the Honda CR-V III SUV. The difference in the amount of 7 percent is not very appreciable in everyday use of the ride nonetheless in a few years it would allow you to make a considerable reduction of costs.
The trunk of the Ssangyong Korando III SUV is only 61 liters bigger than the Honda. However, the difference is so little that it would be right to say that both cars have more of less the same trunk space.
Trunk capacity with seats down
Width of a vehicle affects room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The width of the Ssangyong Korando III SUV 2.0i 150HP manual is larger by 12 mm in comparison to the Honda CR-V III and is not really important. The medium for the „mini 4x4” segment is around 1,797 millimeters and is by 37 mm smaller than the width of the Ssangyong Korando III.
The wheelbase of a car means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Ssangyong Korando III SUV 2.0i 150HP manual has 25 mm longer wheelbase distance in relation to Honda CR-V III. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Ssangyong Korando III should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Ssangyong has only one additional
speed than the
Honda CR-V III. Sometimes this
additional gear is a taller one thanks to which the previous
gears can be shorter in order to
give better acceleration in the
lower gears. One more gear also helps to lower
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
Maximum load capacity
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Honda was unveiled only 4 years earlier than the Ssangyong, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really huge, however, the Ssangyong Korando III SUV 2.0i 150HP manual may have a bit more modern solutions applied in it.