The horsepower is a feature that majority of us pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual which has by 23 horsepower more than the Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan 1.5 MIVEC 109HP manual, which makes this car slightly better in terms of high speed. With more horsepower the Hyundai will also give a bit better efficiency in specific speeds.
The Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual burns up 3 percent less fuel in the combined cycle when compared to the Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan. The Hyundai, being palced in „small family cars” segment uses by 0.4 l less amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 6.8 l.
Maximum torque of the Hyundai Elantra V is 13 percent greater than the Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan 1.5 MIVEC 109HP manual. As a result, the Hyundai will accelerate slightly swifter and be better to overtake other cars. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also make that the Hyundai Elantra V will use less fuel per 100 kilometers.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan speeds up relatively slower compared to the Hyundai Elantra V. The
difference in the amount of
8 percent is
is slightly to the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual advantage, however, it should
not be vitally taken into
as important when buying one of compared
The Hyundai has 83 liters
larger luggage compartment
than the Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan.
Such a difference is quite significant
so it will matters in terms
of the comfort of the
vehicle’s usage. At the same time that
the Hyundai has
trunk capacity than the average in its class. Larger
trunk will be useful during family
journeys as well as during
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual is greater than of the Mitsubishi Lancer IX by 5, which allows the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual to cover faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 9 kilometers/hour is small and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Width of a vehicle directly affects room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The width of the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual is larger by 16 mm in relation to the Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan 1.5 MIVEC 109HP manual and is not really relevant. The medium for the „small family cars” class equals to around 1,703 millimeters and is by 72 millimeters larger than the same feature of the Hyundai.
The Hyundai has 3 % longer wheelbase than Mitsubishi Lancer IX Sedan. Consequently the Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual is safer and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase affects convenient and more comfortable riding.
Number of gears
The Hyundai Elantra V Sedan 1.6 D-CVVT MPI 132HP manual has a one additional
speed in comparison to the
Mitsubishi Lancer IX. Sometimes the
extra gear is a taller one thanks to which the previous
gears can be shorter in order to
give increased acceleration in the
lower speeds. One more speed also have an effect on decreasing
fuel consumption and CO2 emission.
Model release date
The difference in release date between presented vehicles is only 3 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a staggering pace what may cause that the Hyundai may feature more modern solutions.