The horsepower of the Skoda Octavia III Estate 1.6 TDI CR DPF 105HP manual is 4 hp grater in comparison to the Subaru Impreza II. As the difference is little it should not affect the car performance extensively.
With more luggage capacity the Skoda Octavia III will have much more room for transporting things and be more usefull car than the Subaru. If the capacity of the boot is what does appeal to you, the Skoda Octavia III Estate will be better to choose as it is around 73 percent larger than the trunk of its competitor.
Trunk capacity with seats down
distance between left and right side of a car affects interior space for travelers as well as stability during driving. The Skoda Octavia III is widther only by 122 millimeters in relation to the Subaru Impreza II Estate and is not really relevant. The average for the „lower middle” class is 1,703 mm and is by 114 mm smaller than the width of the Skoda Octavia III Estate.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Skoda Octavia III Estate that can contain 4 liters more fuel in comparison to the Subaru Impreza II Estate 1.5 i 101HP. The average fuel container size in the C class, which is represented by the Skoda, is 52 l, whereas in lower middle class (represented by the Subaru) it amounts to 52 l.
The wheelbase of a car means the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. Skoda has 6 percent longer wheelbase distance than Subaru Impreza II Estate. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Skoda should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Skoda is 245 millimeters longer than the Subaru Impreza II. Long vehicles have more interior space and usually have more storage space. Although the Skoda Octavia III Estate 1.6 TDI CR DPF 105HP manual occurs to be better option for families or those who value comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Subaru Impreza II Estate 1.5 i 101HP may be more appropriate to women because it will not cause troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
If you are a tall driver or you carry in the trunk thinks of large dimensions, the Skoda Octavia III Estate, which is by 1 percent higher than the Subaru Impreza II, would be appropriate choice for you. However, these two vehicles do not differ much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much noticeable.