Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4 vs Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4

Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4

Source: wikipedia.org loefflerw Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic

21 reasons for

Lexus LX 450, model available from 1996 to 1997.
It has 4.5 215HP petrol engine produced from 1996 to 1997.
Drive 4x4 has manual gearbox.

6 reasons for

Isuzu Trooper III, model available from 1999 to 2002.
It has 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP diesel engine produced from 1999 to 2002.
Drive 4x4 has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4
Lexus

21 reasons for Lexus LX 450 4.5 215KM manual 4x4 in comparison to Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4

Reasons for
135

Maximal power

215 > 159 hp
The Lexus LX 450 is equipped with petrol which delivers by 35 percent more horsepower than the the engine of the Isuzu, giving the vehicle a more sporty character. It should be better option for drivers who want to feel thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
50

Acceleration 0-100 km/h

9.7 > 16.5 s
If a swift driving is what you are really in to, the Lexus LX 450 is better for you because it’s acceleration from 0 to 100 Km/h is 6.8 s better in comparison to the Isuzu.
38

Trunk capacity

1,330 > 1,311 l
The trunk of the Lexus is only 19 l bigger than the Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4. However, the difference is so little that it would be right to say that both vehicles have similar boot size.
33

Trunk capacity with seats down

2,572 > 2,552 l
33

Top speed

170 > 160 km/h
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Lexus LX 450 is higher in comparison to this of the Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4 which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 10 km/h is little and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
22

Width

1,930 > 1,835 mm
distance between left and right side of a car directly affects room in the cabin and also stability while driving. The width of the Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4 is larger by 5 % in comparison to the Isuzu Trooper III and is not really important. The average for the „full-size SUV” class equals to approximately 1,866 millimeters and is by 64 mm larger than the same attribute of the Lexus LX 450.
19

Fuel tank

94 > 85 l
The winner of this confrontatnion in the aspect of fuel tank size is Lexus LX 450 that can hold by 11 percent more gasoline than the Isuzu Trooper III.
15

Wheelbase

2,841 > 2,767 mm
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Lexus LX 450 has 3 % longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Lexus LX 450 should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
14

Cylinders

8 > 4
8

Engine capacity

4,478 > 2,998 cc
The Lexus LX 450 has 1,480 cc larger cubic capacity when compared to the Isuzu Trooper III. The difference is relatively large. Consequently the Lexus LX 450 should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher top speed. On the other hand larger engine size usually means worst fuel consumption.
8

Maximum load capacity

961 > 665 kg
6

Length

4,823 > 4,795 mm
The Lexus LX 450 is 1 % longer in comparison to the Isuzu Trooper III. Long vehicles have more interior space and in most cases have plenty of trunk space. While the Lexus LX 450 occurs to be better choice for families or drivers who appreciate comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Isuzu Trooper III may appeal to city drivers as it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
4

Rear track

1,602 > 1,520 mm
4

Cylinder layout

V-type > inline
A V engine is a upgraded construction of a In-line engine which as far as we are concerned is a better choice. Engine of V characteristic put in a vehicle the Lexus produces more torque at lower RPM ranges because of the power stroke coming from 2 sides of the crankshaft. This type of motor may house more cylinders in a smaller package. A Smooth engine work and pleasant sound is to a V engine’s advantage.
3

Number of doors

5 > 3
There’s no doubts that the five-door Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4 is more usable and if you regularly carry more than one passenger then you should not have any doubts which one to choose. The biggest advantage of a five-door vehicle is that it’s not only easier for passengers to climb into the rear seats but it’s as well easier to put luggage and cargo into the vehicle when the rear seats are folded down. However, three-door cars like the Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4 very often look more dynamic and sporty and for those who don’t often have more than one passengers in the car the Isuzu might be better one, the more so for being a little bit cheaper than the same model with more doors.
3

Price range

luxury > popular
1

Height

1,870 > 1,834 mm
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of large size, the Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4, which is by 36 millimeters higher than the Isuzu Trooper III, would be better choice for you. However, presented vehicles do not vary much in its height and it should not be much observable.
1

Tire width

255 > 245 mm
0

Payload

2,961 > 2,812 kg
0

Front track

1,600 > 1,517 mm
0

Valves

32 > 16

Isuzu

6 reasons for Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159KM manual 4x4 in comparison to Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4

Reasons for
56

Urban consumption

13.6 > 17 l
The fuel economy while driving inside city is distinctly to the Isuzu's advantage. This automobile burns 20 percent less oil in built up area when compared to the Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4. Better fuel consumption means an increase in cruising range.
12

Urban range

625 > 552 km
1

Model release date

1999 > 1996
Given that the Lexus LX 450 started to be manufactured only 3 years prior to the Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4, the distance in technology applied in both vehicles is not really big, however, the Isuzu Trooper III might have a bit more modern solutions used in it.
0

Maximal power RPM

3,900 > 4,600 revolutions/minute
0

End of model sale

2002 > 1997
0

Curb weight

2,150 > 1,999 kg

Cars specifications

Lexus LX 450 4.5 215HP manual 4x4 Isuzu Trooper III 3.0 DTI Wagon 159HP manual 4x4
    Price range luxury popular
    Model release date 1996 1999
    Facelifting no no
    Code name 450 -
    Class full-size SUV full-size SUV
By using this site, you agree to the storage and use of cookie files. OK