Width of a car directly affects interior space for travelers as well as stability during driving. The Toyota Starlet III is widther by 28 millimeters compared with the Peugeot 205 II Cabrio and is not really worth considering. The average for the „supermini” class equals to approximately 1,645 mm and is by 45 millimeters smaller than the width of the Toyota Starlet III.
The Toyota Starlet III 1.0 55HP is 15 mm longer than the Peugeot 205 II Cabrio 1.1 CJ 60HP. Long vehicles have roomy cabin and usually have more storage space. Although the Toyota seems to be better choice for families or drivers who appreciate convenient driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Peugeot 205 II may appeal to city drivers as it will not cause troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Number of doors
An owner of the Toyota Starlet III 1.0 55HP gets an extra door as a tailgate. It will allow him to put stuff into a boot in more convenient way, especialy when it comes to things of large size. Passages of both cars who are to travel in the rear need to enter a car through a front door which needs folding a front seat.
Model release date
The difference in release date between these two vehicles is only 2 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a staggering pace what may cause that the Toyota Starlet III 1.0 55HP may have more advanced solutions thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater capacity of loading big amount of stuff to it. The difference of 10 millimeters in favor of the Toyota Starlet III is not big and does not matter much.