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Kia Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
Top 84%236 points
Top 84%
Top 87%193 points
Top 87%
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Kia Rio LX (2015) vs Honda Insight (2014): 33 facts in comparison

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.
6l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km
5.7l/100 km

2. Has front-wheel drive

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.
Kia Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
84% have it

3. 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.
4.3l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km
5.4l/100 km

4. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
121Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm
167Nm

5. longer wheelbase

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).
2.57m
Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014): 3.7m
2.55m

6. better fuel economy (combined)

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.
5l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km
5.6l/100 km

7. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
288l
Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014): 3448l
450l

8. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
73l
Ford Super Duty F-250 XL (2015): 132l
40l

9. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Kia Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
76% have it

10. higher Euro NCAP rating

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.
5
Ford Fiesta ST (2014): 6
5

11. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

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 Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
82% have it

12. Has fully independent suspension

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 Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
73% have it

13. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
5.3m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m
11m

14. greater cargo volume (seats down)

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.
923l
Toyota Sienna SE (2014): 4247l
892l

15. shorter length

331mm shorter length.
4.04m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m
4.38m

16. Has height-adjustable seat belts

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 Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
61% have it

17. weight

35kg lighter.
1.21t
Nissan Note Advance CVT (2015): 1.5kg
1.25t

18. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

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.
Kia Rio LX (2015)
Honda Insight (2014)
81% have it

19. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
960mm
Ford F-150 SVT Raptor (2014): 1.94m
925mm

20. 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.
1.01m
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ (2014): 1.09m
975mm

21. 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.
160000km
Clio GT TCe 120 (2014): Unlimited km
50000km

22. 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.
10yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): Unlimited yrs
3yrs

23. width

26mm narrower.
1.72m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m
1.69m

24. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
6
Tesla Model X 75D (2016): 12
6

25. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
83hp
Hennessey Venom GT (2014): 1244hp
98hp

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