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Kia Carens 1 (2014) review: 35 facts and highlights

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Kia Carens 1 (2014)

Why is Kia Carens 1 (2014) better than the average?

  • Better fuel economy (highway)
    ?

    3.4l/100 kmvs6.59l/100 km
  • Better fuel economy (city)
    ?

    4.8l/100 kmvs9.62l/100 km
  • More airbags
    ?

    8vs6.95
  • Less CO2 emissions
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    124g/kmvs153.74g/km
  • Width
    1.8mvs1.94m
  • Height
    1.6mvs1.7m
  • More headroom (front)
    ?

    1.03mvs1.03m
  • Longer basic warranty (km)
    ?

    160 000kmvs83 290.46 153 846 153km

General info

1.Has air suspension
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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.

Kia Carens 1 (2014)
2. less CO2 emissions
?

The CO2 emissions of the car, measured in grams per kilometre. A car with less emissions is better for the environment.

Best

Ford B-MAX Zetec (2014)

104g/km

124g/km

3. higher Euro NCAP rating
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The European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) carries out safety tests for new vehicles, providing an overall rating for each car’s safety. It covers different areas such as safety for an adult occupant, child occupant or pedestrian.

Best

Mazda Mazda 5 Sport (2014)

5

5

4.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.

Kia Carens 1 (2014)
5. longer basic warranty (km)
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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

160 000km

6. longer basic warranty (years)
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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)

7yrs

7yrs

Dimensions

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

Best

Mazda Mazda 5 Sport (2014)

1257l

492l

2.width
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Best

Nissan Note Advance CVT (2015)

1.7m

1.8m

3.height
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Best

Nissan Note Advance CVT (2015)

1.54m

1.6m

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

Best

Nissan Cube 1.8 SL (2014)

1.08m

1.03m

5. shorter length
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Best

Nissan Cube 1.8 SL (2014)

3.98m

4.53m

6. greater cargo volume (seats down)
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A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.

Best

Toyota Sienna SE (2014)

4247l

1650l

Speed

1. faster acceleration (0-100)
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The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

Best

Volkswagen Sharan SEL 2.0 TSI

8s

12.6s

2.top speed
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The fastest speed that the vehicle can reach.

Best

Volkswagen Sharan SEL 2.0 TSI

220km/h

180km/h

Engine

1. 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

3.4l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (city)
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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

4.8l/100 km

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

Best

Dodge Grand Caravan R/T (2014)

283hp

114hp

4. larger engine size
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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

Dodge Grand Caravan R/T (2014)

3.6l

1.7l

5. more cylinders
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Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.

Best

Nissan Quest SL (2014)

6

4

6. more valves
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An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.

Best

Nissan Quest SL (2014)

24

16

Features

1.Has smart key as standard
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A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.

Kia Carens 1 (2014)
2. more airbags
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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

Seat Alhambra I-TECH (2014)

12

8

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.

Kia Carens 1 (2014)
4.USB ports
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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Citroen C4 Picasso (2014)

2

1

5.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.

Kia Carens 1 (2014)

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