The Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4 has by 38 horsepowers more horsepower in comparison to Mitsubishi. The Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4 will be distinctly better speed up thanks to bigger horsepower. Also passing other vehicles while moving along the road should be much more easier for the Honda equipped with more powerful engine.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4 is 5 % wider in relation to the Mitsubishi. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Honda Odyssey II that can hold 22 % more fuel than the Mitsubishi Space Star (1998). The medium fuel tank capacity in the van class, which is represented by the Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4, equals 70 liters, whereas in van class (represented by the Mitsubishi Space Star (1998) 1.8 16V 112HP manual) it equals 70 l.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to more desirable car's weight distribution. Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4 has 339 mm longer wheelbase distance than Mitsubishi. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Honda should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
The Honda has 23 % bigger engine size than the Mitsubishi. Because the difference is small, the Honda Odyssey II should accelerate slightly better, of course assuming that other paramerters are does not play a role.
The Honda is 738 millimeters longer when compared to the Mitsubishi Space Star (1998). The length of the car is significant in terms of driving comfort and space in the boot. The Honda Odyssey II preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the Honda Odyssey II will be better driven ,however, the Mitsubishi Space Star (1998) will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
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Given that the Mitsubishi Space Star (1998)'s production started only 1 year before the Honda Odyssey II, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really big, however, the Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4 might have a bit more modern solutions applied in it.
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of loading massive amount of stuff to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 119 millimeters to the advantage of the Honda Odyssey II 2.3 16V 150HP manual 4x4 is not big and should not be really noticeable.