The Kia has by 93 % more horsepower than Opel. The Kia will be distinctly more dynamically speed up owing to bigger amout of horses under its hoot. Also overtaking other cars while driving should be much more easier for a vehicle equipped with more powerful motor.
The Kia Magentis II Sedan has by
30 % grater maximum
velocity in relation to the Opel, thanks to which a long distance, for example
when it is straight and there is no speed limits, can be
covered in much more shorter period of time. The difference might be noticeable during travelling over fast and long
Distance between two sides of a car influences on the amount of space for passengers and also stability while driving. The Kia Magentis II Sedan 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual is widther only by 142 mm in comparison to the Opel and is not really worth considering. The medium for the „middle” segment amounts to approximately 1,764 mm and is by 51 mm smaller than the width of the Kia Magentis II.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of better vehicle's weight distribution. Kia Magentis II Sedan has 5 percent longer wheelbase distance than Opel Ascona C Sedan. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Kia should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Kia Magentis II has a one more
gear in relation to the
Opel Ascona C Sedan 1.6 i 75HP manual. Generally the
additional gear is used as an overdrive thanks to which the previous
speeds can be narrower in order to
allow increased performance in the
lower speeds. One more speed also will casuse
fuel consumption and CO2 output.
The Kia Magentis II Sedan has by 25 percent greater engine size in relation to the Opel. This may have a little impact in terms of acceleration, as both values does not differ much.
The Kia Magentis II Sedan 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual is 8 percent longer than the Opel. The length of the vehicle is significant in terms of travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The Kia preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. Aditionally the Kia will be better driven but the Opel Ascona C Sedan 1.6 i 75HP manual will be a little easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Kia Magentis II Sedan 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual, which is by 4 % higher than the Opel Ascona C Sedan 1.6 i 75HP manual, would be better pick for you. However, these two cars do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much perceptible.