The Mazda is equipped with petrol which delivers by 43 more horsepower than the the engine of the Mitsubishi, giving the vehicle a much more sporty character. It should be googd car for drivers who would like to feel thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
The Mazda CX-5 has 36 percent more torque than the Mitsubishi. The difference at this level is quite big, so that the Mazda will be seeding up perceptibly better.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference in the amount of 8 percent suggests that the Mitsubishi ASX is the worst car of these two compared. In the „compact SUV segment, being represented by the Mitsubishi ASX SUV, the medium acceleration is 10.9 s and is by 0.5 s higher than this of Mitsubishi car.
The Mazda CX-5 has 85 liters
more capable trunk
compared with the Mitsubishi ASX.
Such a difference is big
and it will affect the comfort of the
car’s usage. It is worth to note that
the Mazda CX-5 has 13 percent
trunk capacity than the average in its class. More spacious
boot will be useful during family
traveling as well as during
The top velocity of the Mazda CX-5 is greater compared with the Mitsubishi by 14 kilometers/hour, which allows the Mazda CX-5 to overcome faster long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 14 kilometers/hour is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 is 73 millimeters wider when compared to the Mitsubishi ASX SUV 1.6 MIVEC 117HP manual. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Mazda CX-5 has 24 mm longer wheelbase distance in relation to Mitsubishi ASX SUV 1.6 MIVEC 117HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Mazda CX-5 should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 have a higher gear count compared with the Mitsubishi ASX SUV 1.6 MIVEC 117HP manual which means
that Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 would achieve
better speeding up and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and unless you are drag
racer at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
Ground clearance is a crucial factor in many relevant characteristics of a vehicle. Ride height is very important for SUV vehicles though all vehicles appreciate the higher suspension. The Mazda CX-5 has 38 mm higher clearance when compared with the Mitsubishi ASX. Apart from easier mobility in rough terrain, the Mazda will also be easier pushed urban obstacles such as high kerbstones, for example.
The engine displacement of the Mazda CX-5 is by 26 % bigger in relation to the Mitsubishi ASX SUV. For this reason the Mitsubishi ASX SUV 1.6 MIVEC 117HP manual will be more fuel efficient, but, the engine of the Mazda will be of better performance, working more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
Gross trailer weight
The Mazda CX-5 is 241 mm longer in relation to the Mitsubishi ASX SUV 1.6 MIVEC 117HP manual. The length of the vehicle is important when it comes to travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 160HP manual 4x4 probably will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Mazda will be better driven but the Mitsubishi ASX SUV will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length .
Model release date
The difference in debut day between compared cars is only 1 year, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a fast pace what may cause that the Mazda may feature more advanced technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Mazda CX-5, which is by 3 percent higher than the Mitsubishi ASX, would be appropriate pick for you. However, these two cars do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much observable.