2WD Freelander vs rivals - specifications

Kia Sportage LR Freelander vs BMW X1

 Kia SportageLR FreelanderBMW X1
On the road price/total as tested£23,065/£23,065£24,995/£24,995£24,265/£30,045
Residual value (after 3yrs/36k miles)£10,333/44.8%£10,950/43.8%£10,094/41.6%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£923/£1,845£1,150/£2,300£922/£1,844
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,030/£3,384£2,343/£3,905£2,163/£3,604
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost12/£409/F/£12521/£499/G/£15522/£510/E/£110
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£155/£260/£208£387/£459/387£300 (5yrs/60k)
Engine4cyl in-line/1,685cc4cyl in-line/2,179cc4cyl in-line/1,995cc
Peak power114/4,000 bhp/rpm148/4,000 bhp/rpm141/4,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque260/1,250 Nm/rpm420/1,750 Nm/rpm320/1,750 Nm/rpm
Transmission6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/rwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel58 litres/full-size68 litres/full-size61 litres/run-flat
Boot capacity (seats up/down)564/1,353 litres755/1,670 litres420/1,350 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight1,490/500/1,200kg1,710/550/2,000kg1,545/550/1,800kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.6 metres/0.37Cd11.3 metres/0.39Cd11.3 metres/0.32Cd
Basic warranty/recovery7yrs (100k)/1yr3yrs (unltd)/3yrs3yrs (unltd)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers20,000 miles/14015,000 miles/130Variable/154
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos18th/16th13th/14th10th/17th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped/stars93/86/49/55/4/1/82 points*87/86/64/5
0-60/30-70mph12.4/12.8 secs11.1/11.2 secs10.5/10.3 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th5.0/6.7 secs4.3/6.0 secs4.7/7.6 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th9.3/16.0 secs7.7/12.5 secs9.4/16.9 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph107mph/2,400rpm112mph/2,000rpm124mph/1,800rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph65.3/45.9/11.6m59.0/43.4/11.5m64.2/46.3/11.3m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph65/43/56/65dB66/44/56/62dB69/46/57/67dB
Auto Express economy/range36.0mpg/459 miles31.2mpg/467 miles33.8mpg/454 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined44.8/56.5/52.3mpg39.6/52.2/47.2mpg46.3/60.1/54.3mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket210/143g/km/20%243/158g/km/23%224/136g/km/19%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSix/yes/yesSeven/yes/yesSix/yes/yes
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise controlNo/yes/yesNo/yes/yesNo/yes/£235
Climate control/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yesYes/£1,840/£255Yes/£1,115/£265
Met paint/xenon lights/keyless go£475/yes/no£550/£710/no£465/£615/£470


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