The horsepower of the Citroen DS3 is 7 horsepowers bigger when compared to the Mitsubishi Colt IV. As the difference is not big this should not affect the car performance largely.
The fuel economy is considerably to Citroen DS3 Cabrio 1.2 VTi 82HP manual's advantage. This vehicle uses 30 % less petrol in the combined cycle compared to the Mitsubishi Colt IV. Bear in mind that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the small cars segment, in which the Citroen DS3 Cabrio is classified, is 6 l whereas the Citroen DS3 Cabrio consumes by 17 % less fuel than the average.
The Citroen DS3 Cabrio 1.2 VTi 82HP manual features 47 l
more capable trunk
than the Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual.
Such a difference is relevant
therefore it will distinctly matters when it comes to the comfort of the
car’s usage. It is worth to note that
the Citroen DS3 has
trunk capacity than the average in its class. More spacious
luggage compartment will be useful during family
journeys as well as during
everyday car’s usage.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top speed possible to be reached by the Citroen is greater in comparison to this of the Mitsubishi Colt IV which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 1 % is not big and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Citroen DS3 is 35 mm wider in relation to the Mitsubishi. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate car's weight distribution. Citroen DS3 has 43 mm longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Mitsubishi Colt IV. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Citroen DS3 should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Citroen is 2 percent longer when compared to the Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual. Long cars more of passenger space and in most cases provide plenty of trunk space. While the Citroen DS3 Cabrio 1.2 VTi 82HP manual seems to be better for families or those who value soft, smooth long-distance driving, the Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual may appeal to singles as it will not make problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
If you are a tall man or you carry in the trunk thinks of big dimensions, the Citroen DS3 Cabrio, which is by 7 percent higher than the Mitsubishi Colt IV, is appropriate choice for you. However, compared vehicles do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much observable.