The Mitsubishi has 53 hp more horsepower than Mazda Tribute I 2.0 i 16V 4WD 124HP manual 4x4. The Mitsubishi will be distinctly better speed up because of bigger amout of horses under its hoot. Also getting ahead of cars or obstacles should be a piece of cake for a car equipped with more powerful motor.
The trunk of the Mitsubishi is only 13 % bigger than the Mazda. However, the difference is so little that it would be fair to say that both vehicles have more of less the same trunk size.
The winner of selected cars in the category of fuel tank capacity is Mitsubishi Pajero III which can hold by 23 % more fuel than the Mazda.
The Mitsubishi has 105 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to Mazda Tribute I. As a result the Mitsubishi Pajero III 3.0 V6 177HP is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase affects convenient and more comfortable riding.
Ground clearance is defined as the minimum distance between the vehicle underbody and the ground. As far as the two compared vehicles are concerned, it is the Mitsubishi Pajero III which has 8 percent higher ride height in relation to the Mazda Tribute I 2.0 i 16V 4WD 124HP manual 4x4. For this reason the Mitsubishi Pajero III will deal better in difficult terrain and obstacles in the city. There is olso one minus - the higher ride height means a higher center of gravity, which can negatively affect the handling of the vehicle.
The Mitsubishi Pajero III is 5 % longer in comparison to the Mazda Tribute I. Long cars have more interior space and also have more storage space. While the Mitsubishi Pajero III 3.0 V6 177HP seems to be better option for families or persons who value soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Mazda Tribute I may appeal to the young because it will not make troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of loading massive amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars of 27 millimeters to the advantage of the Mitsubishi Pajero III is insignificant and should not be really noticeable.