Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual vs Skoda 130L 1.3 58HP

Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual

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7 reasons for

Mitsubishi Colt IV, model available from 1992 to 1996.
It has 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP petrol engine produced from 1992 to 1996.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

3 reasons for

Skoda 130L, model available from 1985 to 1991.
It has 1.3 58HP petrol engine produced from 1988 to 1991.
Drive has manual gearbox.

Skoda 130L 1.3 58HP

7 reasons for Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75KM manual in comparison to Skoda 130L 1.3 58HP

Reasons for

Maximal power

75 > 58 hp
The Mitsubishi has 29 percent more horsepower than Skoda. The Mitsubishi Colt IV will be distinctly faster accelerate owing to bigger power. Also overtaking other vehicles while moving along the road should be a piece of cake for a vehicle equipped with more powerful engine.


1,680 > 1,615 mm
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual is 65 mm wider when compared to the Skoda 130L 1.3 58HP. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.

Fuel tank

49 > 38 l
The winner of selected cars in the aspect of fuel tank capacity is Mitsubishi which is able to carry by 29 % more petrol in comparison to the Skoda 130L.


2,415 > 2,400 mm
Mitsubishi has 1 percent longer wheelbase when compared to the Skoda. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.

Engine capacity

1,298 > 1,290 cc
The Mitsubishi Colt IV has 8 cubic centimeters larger engine capacity in relation to the Skoda 130L. Because the difference is small, the Mitsubishi should accelerate only slightly faster, if other paramerters are the same.

Model release date

1992 > 1985
Manufacture of the older vehicle started much more earlier than Skoda 130L hence man may suspect that this car is equipped with significantly less advanced parts .

End of model sale

1996 > 1991


3 reasons for Skoda 130L 1.3 58KM in comparison to Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual

Reasons for


4,200 > 3,877 mm
The Skoda is 323 millimeters longer in comparison to the Mitsubishi. The length of the vehicle is important in terms of travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Skoda very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the Skoda 130L 1.3 58HP will be better driven but the Mitsubishi Colt IV will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.

Number of doors

4 > 3
The 3-door model of Mitsubishi allows to easily load and unload luggage into a trunk, whereas 4-door Skoda 130L features easier getting into the car, less noisy cabin but smaller boot lid.


1,401 > 1,364 mm
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of putting massive amount of thinks to it. The difference that amounts to 3 % to the advantage of the Skoda 130L is not big and should not be really noticeable.

Cars specifications

Mitsubishi Colt IV 1.3 GLi 12V 75HP manual Skoda 130L 1.3 58HP
    Price range popular popular
    Model release date 1992 1985
    Facelifting no no
    Class B B
    Payload 1,450 kg -
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