The Skoda Octavia III Estate comes with petrol which makes by 35 more horsepower over the the engine of the Mitsubishi Lancer IV Estate, transforming the car to a much more dynamic character. It seems to be googd choice for drivers who would like to experience thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
With more boot size the Skoda will have much more room for loading things and be more functional one than the Mitsubishi Lancer IV. If the capacity of the luggage compartment is important to you, the Skoda Octavia III Estate will be better choice as it is around 235 liters larger than the trunk of its rival.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Skoda is 11 % wider in relation to the Mitsubishi. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of these two vehicles in the aspect of fuel tank size is Skoda which can carry by 9 l more fuel than the Mitsubishi Lancer IV.
The Skoda Octavia III Estate has 296 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to Mitsubishi Lancer IV. Consequently the Skoda Octavia III Estate 1.2 TSI 105HP manual is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase has impact on convenient and more comfortable riding.
The Skoda Octavia III is 470 mm longer in relation to the Mitsubishi. The length of the car is significant in terms of driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Skoda Octavia III Estate 1.2 TSI 105HP manual probably will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Skoda will be better driven but the Mitsubishi Lancer IV Estate 1.5 (C12V) 70HP will be a bit easier for parking due to shorter length .
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of carrying massive amount of thinks to it. The difference at the level of 4 percent in favor of the Skoda Octavia III is not big and should not be really noticeable.