The horsepower is a this thing that majority of us pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Kia which has by 21 horsepower more in comparison to the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio, which makes this car somewhat better in terms of high speed. Due to more horsepower the Kia Sportage I Cabrio should as well provide a bit better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Kia has 35 Nm more torque than the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio. The difference at such level is quite big, so that the Kia will be seeding up perceptibly better.
The boot of the Kia is 109 percent more spacious in relation to the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio. It is sensible difference therefore in this category the Kia Sportage I Cabrio 2.0 i 16V 118HP manual 4x4 will be much more practical. The larger the trunk, the more luggage you can take with you on a journey.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top speed of the Kia Sportage I Cabrio is greater in relation to the Suzuki by 22 km/h, which allows the Kia Sportage I to overcome faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 22 kilometers/hour is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Distance between two sides of a car affects room in the cabin and also stability while driving. The width of the Kia Sportage I Cabrio is larger only by 6 % in relation to the Suzuki and is not really relevant. The average for the „mini 4x4” segment is approximately 1,797 millimeters and is by 62 mm bigger than the same attribute of the Kia Sportage I Cabrio.
In this category it is the Kia Sportage I which can hold 10 l more fuel compared with the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio 1.6 16V 97HP manual 4x4. The medium fuel tank size in the mini 4x4 class, which is represented by the Kia, is 61 l, whereas in compact SUV segment (represented by the Suzuki) it is 61 liters.
Kia Sportage I Cabrio has 168 mm longer wheelbase when compared to the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio 1.6 16V 97HP manual 4x4. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. However, cars with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The engine capacity of the Kia is by 406 cubic centimeters greater than the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio. As a result the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio will consume less fuel, however, the engine of the Kia Sportage I Cabrio 2.0 i 16V 118HP manual 4x4 will be of better quality, running more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
The Kia is 136 mm longer when compared to the Suzuki. Long vehicles more of passenger space and usually have bigger trunk. Although the Kia occurs to be better option for families or those who love the idea of soft, smooth long-distance rides, the Suzuki Vitara I Cabrio 1.6 16V 97HP manual 4x4 may be more appropriate to women because it will not cause troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Number of doors
An owner of the Kia Sportage I Cabrio 2.0 i 16V 118HP manual 4x4 has an extra door at the back of a car. It will enable him to load and unload stuff into a trunk in easier way, especialy when it comes to things of big size. Passages of both cars who want to travel in the rear have to get in a car through a front door which requires folding a front seat.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older car commenced much more earlier than its rival hence it is reasonable to suppose that this vehicle gives way to Kia Sportage I Cabrio because it has not so advanced solutions used.