Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower number of revolutions at which the highest torque is produced has an impact on an engine’s effectiveness and dynamism. Still, in order to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is good to analyze a torque performance graph.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle affects room in the cabin as well as stability during driving. The width of the Kia Sportage III is larger by 41 millimeters compared with the Hyundai and is not really important. The average for the „compact SUV” segment is around 1,797 mm and is by 3 % smaller than the width of the Kia Sportage III SUV.
Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual has 1 mm longer wheelbase in relation to the Hyundai ix35 SUV. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. However, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
Ground clearance is defined as the space between the vehicle body and the road. As for these two cars, it is the Kia Sportage III which has 1 % higher ride height in comparison to the Hyundai ix35 SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual. For this reason the Kia Sportage III will deal better with dirt roads and obstacles in the city. However, the higher ride height equals a higher center of gravity, which can negatively influence the handling of the Kia Sportage III SUV.
The Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual is 31 millimeters longer when compared to the Hyundai ix35. The length of the car is significant when it comes to travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Kia very likely will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Kia Sportage III will be better driven ,however, the Hyundai will be a bit easier for parking because of shorter length .
A vehicle’s turning radius results in how well it is able to act in tight turns and into pint-size parking spaces. In general, a vehicle with a smaller turning radius makes the driver's job easier. The Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual has by 0.2 m. lower turning circle in comparison to the Hyundai. But these two cars doesn’t vary so much to be very felt.