The Kia Optima Sedan has by 31 percent more horsepower in relation to Toyota Avensis III. The Kia Optima will be distinctly more dynamically accelerate thanks to bigger horsepower. Also passing other vehicles while moving along the road should be much more easier for a car equipped with more powerful engine.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 0.2 s indicates that the Toyota Avensis III Sedan is insensibly beaten here. In the „D” class, to which the Toyota Avensis III Sedan is assigned, the medium acceleration amounts to 9.9 s and is by 2 % slower than acceleration of Toyota’s vehicle.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Kia is higher as compared to this of the Toyota Avensis III Sedan which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 10 km/h is little and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
distance between left and right side of a car directly influences on room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The Kia Optima Sedan is widther by 20 millimeters than the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 2.0 D-4D 126HP manual and is not really important. The medium for the „large family cars” class is around 1,764 millimeters and is by 70 mm larger than the same attribute of the Kia Optima Sedan 2.0 DOHC 165HP manual.
The winner of selected cars in the category of fuel tank size is Kia Optima Sedan 2.0 DOHC 165HP manual which can carry by 8 liters more petrol compared with the Toyota.
Kia Optima Sedan 2.0 DOHC 165HP manual has 91 mm longer wheelbase than the Toyota Avensis III Sedan. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Kia Optima Sedan is 3 percent longer in relation to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 2.0 D-4D 126HP manual. The length of the vehicle plays a role in terms of travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The Kia Optima preasumbly will be offering to it's users more room for legs. Aditionally the Kia Optima will be better driven ,however, the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 2.0 D-4D 126HP manual will be a slightly easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
Number of doors
A 5-door car generally means a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and for that reason the Kia Optima, which whole rear including the window lifts up and the rear seats folds flat giving more space for cargo, has the edge over the 4-door Toyota with the hinges for the boot that opens under the rear window.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between presented vehicles is only 2 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a fast pace and for that reason the Kia Optima Sedan 2.0 DOHC 165HP manual may have more modern solutions.