Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual vs Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP

Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual

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12 reasons for

Opel Mokka, model available from 2012.
It has 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP petrol engine produced from 2012.
Drive on the front axle has manual, 6 speed gearbox.

1 reason for

Suzuki Samurai, model available from 1984 to 2000.
It has 1.0 45HP petrol engine produced from 1988 to 2000.
Drive 4x4 has manual, 5 speed gearbox.

Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP

12 reasons for Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140KM manual in comparison to Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP

Reasons for

Maximal power

140 > 45 hp
The Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual has by 95 horsepowers bigger amount of horses under the hood than the Suzuki. The superiority is really big and because of this it have a significant impact on feeling of driving the vehicle. It may be interesting to know that the Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual has by 13 hp less horses under the hood in relation to the average in class „small off-road 4x4”.


1,777 > 1,700 mm
Distance between two sides of a vehicle affects interior space for travelers and also stability during driving. The Opel Mokka is widther only by 5 % than the Suzuki Samurai and is not really relevant. The medium for the „mini 4x4” class is 1,797 mm and is by 1 percent smaller than the same feature of the Opel Mokka.


2,551 > 2,035 mm
The Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual has 516 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to the Suzuki. The shorter wheelbase, the less time exists for shock absorption by the separate suspension components. Thus the Opel Mokka with a longer wheelbase should give the smoothest travel. Hovewer, the Suzuki Samurai with shorter wheelbases have tighter turning angles and can corner faster than equivalent vehicles having longer wheelbases.


4 > 3

Number of gears

6 > 5 gears
The Opel Mokka have a higher gear count in comparison to the Suzuki Samurai which means that Opel Mokka will achieve faster speeding up and lesser fuel consumption. But the difference is quiet little and if you are not drag racing at a timed event you would not even feel the difference.

Engine capacity

1,365 > 971 cc
The engine capacity of the Opel Mokka is by 41 percent greater in relation to the Suzuki. As a result the Suzuki will consume less fuel, however, the engine of the Opel Mokka will be of better performance, working more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.


4,278 > 3,430 mm
The Opel Mokka is 848 millimeters longer in relation to the Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP. The length of the vehicle plays a role in terms of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the Opel will be better driven but the Suzuki will be a bit easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.

Rear track

1,542 > 1,217 mm

Number of doors

5 > 2
A way more comfortable and practical vehicle is five-door Opel Mokka. The two-door Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP offers little pluses, besides sporty design.

Model release date

2012 > 1984

Number of seats

5 > 4

Front track

1,540 > 1,210 mm


1 reason for Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45KM in comparison to Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual

Reasons for


1,680 > 1,658 mm
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference of 1 percent in favor of the Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP is not big and does not matter much.

Cars specifications

Opel Mokka 1.4 Turbo ECOTEC 140HP manual Suzuki Samurai 1.0 45HP
    Price range popular popular
    Model release date 2012 1984
    Facelifting no no
    Class compact SUV compact SUV
    End of model sale - 2000
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