82points

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)

72points

Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)

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Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014) vs Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)
82
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Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
72
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Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)

Why is Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014) better than Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)?

  • 3.04x greater cargo volume
    ?

    935lvs308l
  • 1.5s faster acceleration (0-100)
    ?

    8.4svs9.9s
  • 1 more airbags
    ?

    8vs7
  • 125hp more horsepower
    ?

    283hpvs158hp
  • 61mm shorter
    1.75mvs1811mm
  • 228mm longer wheelbase
    ?

    3.08mvs2850mm
  • 33kg greater maximum trailer weight
    ?

    1.63tvs1600kg
  • 111Nm higher maximum torque
    ?

    351Nmvs240Nm

Why is Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014) better than Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)?

  • 7.5l/100 km better fuel economy (city)
    ?

    9.1l/100 kmvs16.6l/100 km
  • 5.2l/100 km better fuel economy (highway)
    ?

    6.1l/100 kmvs11.3l/100 km
  • Has air suspension
    ?
  • 45mm more headroom (front)
    ?

    1.06mvs1011mm
  • 115mm narrower
    1.88mvs1999mm
  • 332mm shorter length
    4.82mvs5151mm
  • 32 064km longer basic warranty (km)
    ?

    90 000kmvs57936km
  • 411.7kg lighter
    1.63tvs2045701g

General info

1.Has air suspension
?

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)
2.Has fully independent suspension
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This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)
3.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
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A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)
4.Has front-wheel drive
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Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)
5. longer basic warranty (km)
?

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Kia Rondo Platinum (2014)

160 000km

57 936km

90 000km

6. longer basic warranty (years)
?

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Nissan Versa Note S (2014)

Unlimited yrs

3yrs

3yrs

Dimensions

1. greater cargo volume
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.

Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

3448l

935l

308l

2. more headroom (front)
?

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

Best

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ (2014)

1.09m

1.01m

1.06m

3.height
?

Best

Volvo XC70 (2015)

917mm

1.75m

1.81m

4.width
?

Best

Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)

1m

2m

1.88m

5. shorter length
?

Best

Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014)

2.34m

5.15m

4.82m

6. longer wheelbase
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The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

Best

Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014)

3.7m

3.08m

2.85m

Speed

1. faster acceleration (0-100)
?

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

Best

Tesla Roadster

1.9s

8.4s

9.9s

Engine

1. better fuel economy (city)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Citroen C4 Picasso (2014)

3.6l/100 km

16.6l/100 km

9.1l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (highway)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Citroen C4 Picasso (2014)

3.2l/100 km

11.3l/100 km

6.1l/100 km

3. more horsepower
?

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

Best

Hennessey Venom GT (2014)

1244hp

283hp

158hp

4.maximum torque
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Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Ford S-Max 2.2 Titanium X Sport (2014)

420Nm

351Nm

240Nm

5. larger fuel tank
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A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.

Best

Ford Super Duty F-250 XL (2015)

132l

75.7l

70l

6. larger engine size
?

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

Best

SRT Viper (2014)

8.4l

3.6l

1.6l

Features

1. more airbags
?

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six but some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.

Best

Ford Edge (2017)

14

8

7

2.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
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ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)
3.Has height-adjustable seat belts
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Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

Dodge Grand Caravan SXT (2014)
Ford Galaxy 1.6 160 Ecoboost (2014)

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