Toyota Yaris 2017 VS Ford Fiesta 2017 Drivetrain C

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford Fiesta transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Yaris.

The Ford Fiesta has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Yaris, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Fiesta is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Yaris.

Toyota 2017 VS Ford 2017 Gearbox Challenge

Despite the TRD badges, there’s nothing Toyota Racing Development has done to the thing under the bonnet. So it retains its 2.8-litre four-cylinder turbo diesel engine with 130kW of power (at 3400rpm) and 450Nm of torque (at 2400rpm), and nothing has been changed to the six-speed auto apart from the TRD gear-knob.

That’s still a shortfall to the Ranger, with its turbo-diesel five-cylinder engine churning out 147kW at 3000rpm and 470Nm of torque at 2500rpm, with...