The trunk of the Lancia Dedra is 270 l larger than the Suzuki Baleno I. It is perceptible difference therefore in this category the Lancia Dedra Sedan will be much more convenient. The larger the trunk, the more luggage you can hold.
distance between left and right side of a car directly influences on interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The width of the Lancia Dedra Sedan 1.6 i 78HP manual is larger by 17 millimeters in relation to the Suzuki Baleno I Hatchback and is not really important. The medium for the „C” segment equals to approximately 1,703 mm and is by 3 mm bigger than the same attribute of the Lancia.
In this category it is the Lancia Dedra that can contain 16 % more fuel in relation to the Suzuki. The medium fuel tank size in the small family cars class, which is represented by the Lancia Dedra, equals 52 liters, whereas in small family cars segment (represented by the Suzuki Baleno I) it equals 52 l.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Lancia Dedra has 157 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to Suzuki Baleno I Hatchback. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Lancia should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Lancia Dedra Sedan 1.6 i 78HP manual has 22 percent larger cubic capacity in relation to the Suzuki Baleno I Hatchback 1.3 i 16V 85HP manual. For the reason that the difference is not big, the Lancia Dedra should accelerate slightly faster, of course assuming that other paramerters are does not play a role.
Maximum load capacity
The Lancia Dedra Sedan is 473 millimeters longer when compared to the Suzuki Baleno I. Long cars more of passenger space and also have plenty of trunk space. Although the Lancia seems to be better option for families or those who value comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Suzuki Baleno I may be more appropriate to singles because it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Number of doors
The three-door model of Suzuki is easy to place stuff into a boot, whereas 4-door Lancia features more convenient getting into the vehicle, quieter interior at the expense of smaller boot lid.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of putting big amount of thinks to it. The difference that amounts to 41 millimeters to the advantage of the Lancia Dedra is not big and should not be really noticeable.