The horsepower is a characteristic that most of us take into consideration at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Buick that has by 74 % more horsepower in comparison to the Mazda 323 I 1.4 69HP. As a result the Buick Skylark can reach higher velocity. Having more horsepower the Buick Skylark Coupe 2.3 i 120HP will also provide more flexiblility in specific gears.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Buick Skylark Coupe is 8 percent wider in relation to the Mazda. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
Buick has 296 millimeters longer wheelbase when compared to the Mazda 323 I 1.4 69HP. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. 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.
The Buick Skylark Coupe 2.3 i 120HP is 25 percent longer when compared to the Mazda 323 I. Long cars have more interior space and usually have bigger trunk. Although the Buick Skylark seems to be better for families or drivers who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance rides, the Mazda 323 I 1.4 69HP may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.