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2005 Kia Shuma II vs. 2009 Kia Sedona

To start off, 2009 Kia Sedona is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Kia Shuma II. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Kia Shuma II would be higher. At 2,902 cc (4 cylinders), 2009 Kia Sedona is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Kia Sedona (160 HP @ 3700 RPM) has 51 more horse power than 2005 Kia Shuma II. (109 HP @ 5600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2009 Kia Sedona should accelerate faster than 2005 Kia Shuma II. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Kia Shuma II weights approximately 369 kg more than 2009 Kia Sedona.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2009 Kia Sedona (350 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 193 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Kia Shuma II. (157 Nm @ 4500 RPM). This means 2009 Kia Sedona will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Kia Shuma II.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Kia Shuma II 2009 Kia Sedona
Make Kia Kia
Model Shuma II Sedona
Year Released 2005 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1793 cc 2902 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 109 HP 160 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 3700 RPM
Torque 157 Nm 350 Nm
Torque RPM 4500 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 81 mm 97.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 87 mm 98 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.0:1 19.0:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Diesel
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 8 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2000 kg 1631 kg
Vehicle Length 4530 mm 5140 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1990 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1840 mm
Wheelbase Size 2640 mm 3030 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9 L/100km 13.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 L 80 L


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