The horsepower is a this thing that most of car fans look at first when buying a car. In this case it is the BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 that has by 36 percent more horsepower than the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I. As a result the BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 is able to reach higher top speed. Having more horsepower the BMW X5 E53 will also give noticeably better flexiblility in specific gears.
The BMW burns up 7 percent fewer fuel in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I. The BMW X5 E53, being classified in „large 4x4 ” segment consumes by 0.3 l more amount of fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 12.2 l.
The BMW X5 E53 has 19 % more torque when compared to the Mitsubishi. Although most of drivers do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a automobile, it presents the best how fast a vehicle acclerates. In this case the difference is quite small so you probably will not feel the difference.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW X5 E53 accelerates to 100k\h
better in relation to the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I. A noticable difference in
acceleration in favor of the BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 will allow him to overtake much
quicker and avoid other obstacles.
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 is greater as compared to this of the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I 3.0 V6 170HP automatic 4x4 which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 23 % is little and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range and a lower number of rotations at which the highest torque is delivered determines an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is always recommended to check a torque graph.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 is 10 percent wider when compared to the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
BMW X5 E53 has 95 millimeters longer wheelbase in relation to the Mitsubishi. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Number of gears
The BMW have a higher speed count
in comparison to the Mitsubishi which means
that BMW X5 E53 would achieve
faster acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is not big and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
The BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 has by 7 cubic centimeters bigger engine capacity than the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I. This play a little role on vehicle's performance, as both figures are quite simmilar.
The BMW X5 E53 3.0i 231HP manual 4x4 is 1 % longer than the Mitsubishi. The length of the vehicle is important in terms of driving comfort and space in the boot. The BMW X5 E53 preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the BMW X5 E53 will be better driven ,however, the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport I 3.0 V6 170HP automatic 4x4 will be a little easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between compared cars is only 4 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a blistering pace what may cause that the BMW X5 E53 may have more advanced solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.