The horsepower is a parameter that majority of us pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Kia Sorento I which has by 24 horsepower more than the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual, which makes this vehicle slightly quicker. Having more horsepower the Kia Sorento I will also provide somewhat better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Kia Sorento I 2.4 i 16V 139HP manual 4x4 has 7 newton meters more torque when compared to the Nissan. Even though a great deal of drivers do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a car, it shows the best how fast a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is quite small so the difference will not be much noticeable.
The boot of the Kia Sorento I is 451 l larger in comparison to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. It is perceptible difference therefore in this category the Kia Sorento I will be a way more useful. The larger the boot, the more luggage you can take.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Kia is 3 % wider than the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the aspect of fuel tank capacity is Kia Sorento I 2.4 i 16V 139HP manual 4x4 which is able to hold by 46 % more petrol in comparison to the Nissan Qashqai II.
Kia Sorento I has 3 percent longer wheelbase in relation to the Nissan Qashqai II. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The engine capacity of the Kia Sorento I is by 96 % greater than the Nissan. In a consequence the Nissan will consume less fuel, but, the engine of the Kia Sorento I will be of better performance, working more smoothly and more durable.
Maximum load capacity
The Kia Sorento I is 189 millimeters longer when compared to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. Long vehicles have more interior space and also provide bigger trunk. Although the Kia seems to be better choice for families or those who appreciate convenient driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Nissan Qashqai II may be more appropriate to women as it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Kia Sorento I 2.4 i 16V 139HP manual 4x4, which is by 140 mm higher than the Nissan, would be appropriate option for you. However, presented cars do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much observable.