The horsepower is a feature that most of us pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Opel Mokka which has by 4 % horsepower more than the Kia Sportage III SUV, which makes this vehicle somewhat quicker. Having more horsepower the Opel Mokka should as well provide a bit more efficiency in specific speeds.
The Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual burns up 16 % fewer in the combined cycle than the Kia Sportage III SUV. The difference at the level of 1.1 l is not significant. At the same time in the long run it can generate a substantial cost reduction.
The Opel Mokka has 34 Nm more torque in relation to the Kia. Although most of people do not appreciate the maximum torque when buying a car, it describes the best how a vehicle is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is not really big so the difference will not be much noticeable.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference in the amount of 11 percent shows that the Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual is somewhat beaten here. In the „small off-road 4x4” segment, to which the Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual is assigned, the average acceleration is 10.9 s and is by 2 percent faster than acceleration of Kia’s vehicle.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual is greater in comparison to this of the Kia Sportage III SUV 1.6 GDI 135HP manual which allows to travel the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 8 percent is small and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rotations per minute at which the maximum torque is delivered distinctly indicates that the winner is is the one of the Opel. The engine of the Kia reaches its full efficiency at 4,845 revolutions per minute which is by 2,995 revolutions per minute worst result than the Opel.
Model release date
Given that the Kia Sportage III was launched only 2 years earlier than the Opel Mokka, the gap between technology used in both vehicles is not really huge, however, the Opel Mokka might have a bit more advanced solutions used in it.
If you are a tall man or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of large dimensions, the Opel Mokka, which is by 1 % higher than the Kia Sportage III SUV, is appropriate option for you. However, these two cars do not differ much in its height and it should not be much observable.