Ford B-Max 2012 vs Hyundai ix20 2010

Ford B-Max
2012 - 2017
Hyundai ix20
2010 - 2015
Body: Minivan / MPVHatchback
Gearbox: ManualManual
Engine: 1.5 Diesel1.4 Diesel
Camshaft drive: Timing beltTiming chain
Timing belt usually needs to be replaced more often than the chain, but it is usually significantly cheaper. Timing belt motors are generally quieter and less vibrating than chain motors.


Power: 75 HP90 HP
Torque: 190 NM220 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 15.1 seconds14.5 seconds
Hyundai ix20 is a more dynamic driving.
Ford B-Max engine produces 15 HP less power than Hyundai ix20, whereas torque is 30 NM less than Hyundai ix20. Due to the lower power, Ford B-Max reaches 100 km/h speed 0.6 seconds later.

Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 3.84.3
Real fuel consumption: 5.4 l/100km5.4 l/100km
The Ford B-Max is a better choice when it comes to fuel economy.
By specification Ford B-Max consumes 0.5 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Hyundai ix20, which means that by driving the Ford B-Max over 15,000 km in a year you can save 75 litres of fuel.
Fuel tank capacity: 48 litres48 litres
Full fuel tank distance: 1260 km in combined cycle1110 km in combined cycle
1330 km on highway1140 km on highway
880 km with real consumption880 km with real consumption
Ford B-Max gets more mileage on one fuel tank.


Engine production duration: 5 years8 years
Engine spread: Used only for this carInstalled on at least 2 other car models, including Kia RIO, Kia Venga
In general, the longer and for more car models an engine is produced, the better its serviceability and availability of spare parts. Hyundai ix20 might be a better choice in this respect.


Length: 4.08 m4.10 m
Width: 1.75 m1.77 m
Height: 1.60 m1.60 m
Both cars are similar in size. Ford B-Max is 2 cm shorter than the Hyundai ix20, 1 cm narrower the height of the cars does not differ significantly.
Trunk capacity: 318 litres440 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
1386 litres1486 litres
Hyundai ix20 has more luggage space.
Ford B-Max has 122 litres less trunk space than the Hyundai ix20. The maximum boot capacity (with all rear seats folded down) is larger in Hyundai ix20 (by 100 litres).
Turning diameter: 10.5 meters10.4 meters
The turning circle of the Ford B-Max is 0.1 metres more than that of the Hyundai ix20.
Gross weight (kg): 1`7751`800

below average
Ford B-Max has fewer problems.
According to annual technical inspection data Hyundai ix20 has serious deffects in 15 percent more cases than Ford B-Max, so Ford B-Max quality is probably better
Average price (€): 76005200
Pros and Cons: Ford B-Max has
  • timing belt engine
  • lower fuel consumption
  • more full fuel tank mileage
  • fewer faults
Hyundai ix20 has
  • timing chain engine
  • more power
  • roomier boot
  • lower price
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