The horsepower of the Renault Scenic III Grand 1.4 TCe 16v 130HP manual is 18 hp bigger than the Kia Carens II. Because the difference is little this should not affect the car performance to a large extent.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference that amounts to 2.8 s suggests that the Kia Carens II is the worst car of these two compared. In the „minivan segment, being represented by the Kia Carens II, the medium acceleration amounts to 11.7 s and is by 1.8 s higher than this of Kia car.
With more boot size the Renault will have much more room for transporting things and be more functional one than the Kia Carens II 2.0 CRDi 112HP manual. If the capacity of the trunk is what does appeal to you, the Renault Scenic III will be better choice because it is about 67 percent larger than the trunk of its contender.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top velocity of the Renault is higher as compared to this of the Kia which allows to drive the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 10 percent is little and is not realy noticable in everyday use.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Renault Scenic III Grand is 6 percent wider in comparison to the Kia Carens II 2.0 CRDi 112HP manual. It is clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
In the aspect of fuel tank size it is the Renault Scenic III that can hold 13 percent more fuel in relation to the Kia. The average fuel container capacity in the minivan class, which is represented by the Renault Scenic III, equals 57 liters, whereas in minivan class (represented by the Kia Carens II) it amounts to 57 liters.
Renault has 9 % longer wheelbase than the Kia Carens II. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. But, cars with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
Number of gears
The Renault Scenic III Grand have a higher gear count compared with the Kia Carens II which means
that Renault Scenic III Grand will achieve
better acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is not big and unless you are drag
racing at a timed event you would not even
observe the difference.
Maximum load capacity
The Renault Scenic III Grand 1.4 TCe 16v 130HP manual is 2 percent longer than the Kia. The length of the car is significant in terms of travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The Renault preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Renault Scenic III Grand 1.4 TCe 16v 130HP manual will be better driven but the Kia will be a slightly easier to park because of shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older vehicle began 7 years prior to its rival and for this reason we may expect that this vehicle is equipped with not so modern solutions applied.
If you are a tall man or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of large dimensions, the Renault, which is by 34 millimeters higher than the Kia, is appropriate pick for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much in its height and it should not be much perceptible.