The Nissan has 14 % more torque in comparison to the Kia Sportage I Cabrio. Even though the vast majority of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a automobile, it reflects the best how fast a vehicle acclerates. When it comes to compared cars the difference is insensible and for that reason it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.
The Nissan Qashqai II consumes 6.7 l of petrol less in city traffic in relation to the Kia Sportage I. The Nissan Qashqai II, that represents small off-road 4x4 class, uses 2.7 l less petrol, which constitutes by 28 % lower result than the average in its segment. The difference in fuel consumption between these two cars is quite big, so remember that in order to the the comparison was adequate, you should pick up cars with similar parameters.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 23 percent suggests that the Kia Sportage I Cabrio 2.0 i 16V 118HP manual 4x4 is somewhat beaten here. In the „small off-road 4x4” class, to which the Kia is assigned, the medium acceleration is 10.9 s and is by 3.8 s faster than acceleration of Kia’s car.
The Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual features 193 liters
bigger luggage compartment
in comparison to the Kia Sportage I Cabrio.
Such a difference is quite big
so it will matters when it comes to the comfort of the
car’s usage. It is worth to note that
the Nissan Qashqai II has
trunk capacity than the average in the
same class. Larger
luggage compartment will be useful during family
journeys as well as during
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual is higher as compared to this of the Kia Sportage I which allows to drive the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 6 percent is little and is not realy noticable in everyday use.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is produced distinctly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is the one of the Nissan. The engine of the Kia Sportage I reaches its full efficiency at 4,495 revolutions/minute which is by 55 % lower compared with the Nissan.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Nissan Qashqai II is 65 millimeters wider in relation to the Kia Sportage I. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The winner of this comparison in the aspect of fuel tank size is Nissan Qashqai II which is able to hold by 4 percent more petrol than the Kia Sportage I Cabrio 2.0 i 16V 118HP manual 4x4.
The Nissan has 281 millimeters longer wheelbase than Kia Sportage I. Therefore the Nissan is safer and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable riding.
Number of gears
The Nissan Qashqai II have a higher speed count than the Kia Sportage I Cabrio which means
that Nissan Qashqai II should achieve
faster acceleration and lesser fuel consumption. But the difference is quiet
little and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not even
feel the difference.
Maximum load capacity
The Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual is 624 mm longer in relation to the Kia. The length of the vehicle plays a role in respect of driving comfort and space in the trunk. The Nissan Qashqai II very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Nissan Qashqai II will be better driven ,however, the Kia will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
Number of doors
It seems to be quite obvious that the five-door Nissan Qashqai II is more usable and if you regularly carry more than one people then you should not have any doubts which one to choose. The strongest point of a five-door car is that it’s not only easier for passengers to get into the back but it’s also easier to place luggage and cargo into the car when the rear seats are folded flat. However, three-door cars like the Kia Sportage I generally look more dynamic and sporty and for young drivers who rarely have passengers in the back seat the Kia Sportage I Cabrio 2.0 i 16V 118HP manual 4x4 may be a good one.