The Mitsubishi comes with petrol which delivers by 40 % more horsepower than the the engine of the Dacia Duster SUV 1.6 16V 105HP manual, transforming the car to a more sporty character. It should be better choice for drivers who want to feel thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
The Mitsubishi has 35 % more torque in relation to the Dacia Duster SUV 1.6 16V 105HP manual. The difference at this level is relevant, what means
that the Mitsubishi will be seeding up perceptibly faster.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference amounts to 0.7 s suggests that the Dacia Duster SUV is slightly beaten here. In the „mini 4x4” class, to which the Dacia is assigned, the average acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 6 % faster than acceleration of Dacia’s car.
The maximum speed of the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV is greater in comparison to this of the Dacia Duster which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 12 % is little and is imperceptible in everyday use.
The wheelbase of a car equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual has 1 millimeter longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Dacia Duster. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Mitsubishi should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Ground clearance is the space between the vehicle body and the ground. When it comes to the two compared cars, it is the Mitsubishi which has 5 mm higher ride height in comparison to the Dacia. For this reason the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual will deal better in difficult terrain and high curbs in the city. One drawback is the higher ground clearance means a higher center of gravity, which can negatively affect the handling of the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual.
The Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual has by 400 cubic centimeters greater engine capacity in comparison to the Dacia Duster SUV. This play a little role as far as acceleration is concerned, as both figures does not differ much.
Maximum load capacity
Gross trailer weight
The Mitsubishi is 8 percent longer when compared to the Dacia Duster. The length of the vehicle is significant when it comes to driving comfort and space in the boot. The Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual very likely will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual will be better driven ,however, the Dacia Duster will be a bit easier to park because of shorter length of the body.
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Dacia started to be manufactured only 2 years prior to the Mitsubishi, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really huge, however, the Mitsubishi Outlander III might have slightly more advanced solutions applied in it.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of putting big amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars of 4 percent in favor of the Mitsubishi is small and does not matter much.