Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual vs Mazda 929 IV 3.0 160HP

Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual

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6 reasons for

Peugeot 605, model available from 1989 to 2000.
It has 3.0 167HP petrol engine produced from 1989 to 2000.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

3 reasons for

Mazda 929 IV, model available from 1991 to 1999.
It has 3.0 160HP petrol engine produced from 1991 to 1999.
Drive has manual gearbox.

Mazda 929 IV 3.0 160HP

6 reasons for Peugeot 605 3.0 167KM manual in comparison to Mazda 929 IV 3.0 160HP

Reasons for

Maximal power

167 > 160 hp
The horsepower of the Peugeot 605 is 4 percent grater in comparison to the Mazda. While the difference is little this should not affect the vehicles performance largely.


1,802 > 1,796 mm
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Peugeot is 6 millimeters wider in comparison to the Mazda. It is clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.

Rear track

1,526 > 1,516 mm


1,417 > 1,394 mm
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of big size, the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual, which is by 2 percent higher than the Mazda, would be appropriate option for you. However, presented vehicles do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much observable.

Front track

1,526 > 1,509 mm

End of model sale

2000 > 1999


3 reasons for Mazda 929 IV 3.0 160KM in comparison to Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual

Reasons for


2,855 > 2,796 mm
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. Mazda 929 IV has 2 % longer wheelbase distance than Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Mazda 929 IV should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.


4,920 > 4,726 mm
The Mazda 929 IV 3.0 160HP is 194 mm longer when compared to the Peugeot. The length of the car is important in respect of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Mazda 929 IV preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Mazda 929 IV will be better driven but the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length .

Model release date

1991 > 1989
The difference in date of commencement of production between compared vehicles is only 2 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a blistering pace what may cause that the Mazda may have more modern solutions.

Cars specifications

Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual Mazda 929 IV 3.0 160HP
    Price range popular popular
    Model release date 1989 1991
    Facelifting no no
    Class E E
    Payload 2,030 kg -

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