The horsepower is a something that most of drivers pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Opel Antara SUV 2.4 ECOTEC 140HP manual 4x4 which has by 25 horsepower more when compared to the Nissan, which makes this vehicle slightly faster. Due to more horsepower the Opel Antara SUV 2.4 ECOTEC 140HP manual 4x4 will as well give somewhat more flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Opel has 16 % more torque than the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. Although the majority of drivers do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a car, it describes the best how a car is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is little and for that reason it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Opel Antara is 3 percent wider in comparison to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual. It is clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The Nissan loses with the Opel in the category of fuel tank size. The Opel Antara is able to hold by 20 % more fuel in relation to its contender.
Opel Antara SUV 2.4 ECOTEC 140HP manual 4x4 has 3 % longer wheelbase than the Nissan Qashqai II. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. However, cars with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The engine displacement of the Nissan is so much lower ( the difference amounts to 1,208 cc in relation to the Nissan Qashqai II 1.2 DIG-T 115HP manual, that it not reallu have a sense to make the decision which car you should buy. These cars are so dissimilar that on the ground of information about engine displacement we can only choose between car’s performance and vehicle’s economy.
Gross trailer weight
The Opel Antara is 4 percent longer in relation to the Nissan. Long cars more of passenger space and also have bigger trunk. While the Opel Antara seems to be better option for families or drivers who value soft, smooth long-distance driving, the Nissan Qashqai II may appeal to singles as it will not cause troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 114 millimeters to the advantage of the Opel Antara is small and does not matter much.