The Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual uses 30 % less fuel in the mixed cycle when compared to the Hyundai Tucson SUV 2.0 i 16V 141HP manual. The difference at the level of 2.4 l will be quite significant in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long term it can generate a real savings.
Maximum torque of the Nissan Qashqai II is 2 % greater than the Hyundai Tucson. As a result, the Nissan Qashqai II will accelerate slightly swifter and be better for overtaking other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also cause that the Nissan Qashqai II will burn up less fuel per 100 kilometers.
The fuel consumption in the city is distinctly to the Nissan Qashqai II's advantage. This vehicle consumes 3.5 l less petrol in the city in comparison to the Hyundai Tucson SUV 2.0 i 16V 141HP manual. Better fuel consumption equals an increase in cruising range.
With more trunk space the Nissan Qashqai II will have much more room for carrying things and be more usefull one than the Hyundai Tucson SUV 2.0 i 16V 141HP manual. If the size of the boot is appeals to you, the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual will be better to buy as it is about 35 % more spacious than the boot of its rival.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Nissan Qashqai II is higher as compared to this of the Hyundai Tucson SUV which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 2 percent is not big and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in revolutions per minute at which the maximum torque is produced clearly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is the one of the Nissan Qashqai II. The engine of the Hyundai Tucson reaches its full efficiency at 4,500 revolutions/minute which is by 55 % worst result than the Nissan Qashqai II.
distance between left and right side of a car affects the amount of space for passengers as well as stability during driving. The width of the Nissan Qashqai II is larger by 5 mm than the Hyundai Tucson SUV 2.0 i 16V 141HP manual and is not really important. The average for the „compact SUV” segment is approximately 1,797 millimeters and is by 3 millimeters smaller than the same attribute of the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual.
The wheelbase of a car is the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. Nissan Qashqai II has 10 millimeters longer wheelbase distance when compared to Hyundai Tucson. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Nissan Qashqai II should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
Number of gears
The Nissan Qashqai II has only one additional
gear in comparison to the
Hyundai Tucson SUV. Most often this
additional speed is used as an overdrive thanks to which the previous
gears can be shorter in order to
allow increased performance in the
lower speeds. One more gear as well will result in smaller
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
The Nissan Qashqai II is 1 % longer than the Hyundai. The length of the car plays a role in respect of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Nissan Qashqai II preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual will be better driven but the Hyundai Tucson SUV 2.0 i 16V 141HP manual will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older vehicle began 10 years prior to Hyundai and for this reason it is reasonable to suppose that this car has significantly less advanced technologies .