The horsepower of the Mazda CX-5 is 18 hp grater when compared to the Mitsubishi. As the difference is not big this should not affect the car performance considerably.
The Mazda CX-5 consumes 1.9 l less fuel in the combined cycle than the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual. The difference at the level of 1.9 l will be quite very appreciable in everyday usage of the vehicle. In the long period of time it would give a real savings.
The Mazda has 6 % more torque when compared to the Mitsubishi Outlander III. Even though the majority of drivers do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a car, it presents the best how a vehicle is speeding up. In this case the difference is little so the difference will not be much noticeable.
The Mazda CX-5 uses 2.4 l less petrol while driving inside city in relation to the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV. The difference at the level of 25 % is quite significant in everyday use of the automobile. What is more, in a long run it will bring you significant savings. Keep in mind that fuel consumption may change depending on your driving style
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference that amounts to 15 percent indicates that the Mitsubishi is the worst vehicle of these two presented. In the „small off-road 4x4 segment, being represented by the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV, the average acceleration to 100km/h is 10.9 s and is by 0.1 s lower than this of Mitsubishi car.
The top speed of the Mazda CX-5 is greater as compared to this of the Mitsubishi which allows to drive the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 16 kilometers/hour is small and is imperceptible in everyday use.
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range as well as a lower number of rotations at which the maximum torque is produced affects an engine’s dynamism and flexibility. However, to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is always worth to check a torque performance graph.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Mazda CX-5 is 2 percent wider in relation to the Mitsubishi. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of better car's weight distribution. Mazda CX-5 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 165HP manual has 20 millimeters longer wheelbase distance when compared to Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Mazda should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Mazda CX-5 have a higher speed count in relation to the Mitsubishi Outlander III which means
that Mazda CX-5 would have
better speeding up and lesser fuel consumption. But the difference is not big and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not even
notice the difference.
The Mazda CX-5 has 1 cc greater engine size in comparison to the Mitsubishi Outlander III SUV 2.0 DOHC MIVEC 147HP manual. For the reason that the difference is not big, the Mazda should accelerate slightly dynamically, if other paramerters are equal.