The horsepower is a feature that most of car fans look at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Kia that has by 64 more horsepower in comparison to the Renault Scenic I. Therefore the Kia Carens III is able to reach higher speed. Having more horsepower the Kia will also give more flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Kia Carens III has 30 newton meters more torque than the Renault Scenic I Minivan 1.9 dTi 80HP manual. Even though the majority of people do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a car, it describes the best how a vehicle is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is insensible so it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
If a dynamic driving is what you are really in to, the Kia Carens III will appeal to you because it’s
acceleration to 100 km/h is
faster compared to
the Renault Scenic I Minivan 1.9 dTi 80HP manual.
The trunk of the Kia is only 4 % bigger than the Renault Scenic I Minivan 1.9 dTi 80HP manual. However, the difference is so little that it would be fair to say that both cars have more of less the same boot size.
The maximum velocity of the Kia Carens III is greater compared with the Renault Scenic I Minivan 1.9 dTi 80HP manual by 28 kilometers per hour, which allows the Kia Carens III to overcome quicker large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 28 kilometers/hour is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Kia Carens III is 101 mm wider in relation to the Renault. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of better car's weight distribution. Kia Carens III has 4 % longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Renault Scenic I Minivan 1.9 dTi 80HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Kia Carens III should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Kia Carens III has by 126 cc bigger engine displacement in relation to the Renault. This play a little role when it comes to car's performance, as both figures are quite simmilar.
Maximum load capacity
The Kia is 9 % longer in relation to the Renault Scenic I Minivan 1.9 dTi 80HP manual. The length of the car is important in terms of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Kia Carens III probably will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the Kia will be better driven but the Renault Scenic I will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older car started 10 years prior to Renault Scenic I hence we may expect that this car features not so advanced parts .