The Subaru Forester IV comes with petrol which produce by 71 % more horsepower over the the engine of the Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual, giving the vehicle a more dynamic character. It seems to be better option to those who would like to feel thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
The Subaru Forester IV 2.0 XT 240HP automatic 4x4 has 75 % more torque than the Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual. Although most of people do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it reflects the best how fast a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is quite big thus the Subaru Forester IV will give you better feeling of driving.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 24 % suggests that the Opel is insignificantly beaten here. In the „small off-road 4x4” class, to which the Opel Mokka is assigned, the medium acceleration amounts to 10.9 s and is by 1 sek slower than acceleration of Opel’s car.
With more luggage capacity the Subaru Forester IV will have much more room for loading things and be more usefull one than the Opel Mokka. If the size of the luggage compartment is important to you, the Subaru Forester IV will be better to buy because it is about 43 percent larger than the trunk of its rival.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top velocity of the Subaru is greater compared with this of the Opel Mokka by 28 kilometers/hour, which allows the Subaru to cover quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 15 % is little and will be negligible in everyday driving.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Subaru Forester IV is 1 % wider than the Opel Mokka. It is clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of these two vehicles in the category of fuel tank capacity is Subaru that is able to take by 7 liters more fuel compared with the Opel Mokka.
The Subaru Forester IV has 83 mm longer wheelbase in relation to Opel Mokka. As a result the Subaru Forester IV is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable riding.
The Subaru Forester IV has 46 percent larger cubic capacity when compared to the Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual. The difference is substantia. For this reason the Subaru Forester IV 2.0 XT 240HP automatic 4x4 should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher top speed. On the other hand larger engine capacity usually means worst fuel economy.
The Subaru Forester IV 2.0 XT 240HP automatic 4x4 is 318 millimeters longer in relation to the Opel Mokka. Long vehicles are more spacious and in most cases provide plenty of trunk space. Although the Subaru Forester IV seems to be better choice for families or persons who love the idea of comfortable rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual may appeal to the young because it will not cause troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
A Boxer engine placed inside the
Subaru Forester IV is distinctly
better because it can be shorter and
lighter and generates less vibrations in comparison to engine with cylinders arranged in a straight line.
What is more it is worth knowing
its horizontally opposed
layout causes that a
automobile has a lower center of
gravity what affects the better grip. The advantage of In-line
engine, like the one
put inside the Opel Mokka, is that thanks to its simple construction it can be cheaper compared to
other types of engines.
Model release date
The difference in release date between these two vehicles is only 1 year, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a staggering pace what may cause that the Subaru Forester IV may have more modern technologies thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.
For a travelling in the city, it is worth to have an automatic however the type of transmisison can have a considerable effect on fuel consumption. Automatics may consume around from 5 to 10% more than manuals.