2014 Mazda CX-9 Sport vs 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES

October 4, 2014 at 16:24

Today we are going to compare two popular passenger sport-utility vehicles of Mazda and Mitsubishi carmakers. The rivals are 2014 Mazda CX-9 Sport and 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES. Right away we would like to notice that Mazda CX-9 Sport provides smoother ride, more stability and more responsive handling due to the longer wheelbase: 2875 mm – Mazda CX-9, 2670 – Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES.

2014 The high-performance Mazda CX9 pic

2014 The high-performance Mazda CX9 pic

Now, let’s compare the fuel economy. We remind that this aspect is based on how far you can drive with a certain quantity of a fuel or gasoline. Mazda is also more efficient: 7.3 I per 100km, while Mitsubishi Outlander needs 11.8 I per 100 km. Plus, Mazda CX has a larger fuel tank.

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport pic

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport pic

The power of Mitsubishi Outlander Sport ES is coming from 2.0-liter four cylinder engine, providing 148 horsepower and 145 lb-ft of torque. Mazda CX-9 Sport SUV is powered by 3.7-liter V6 engine, providing 273 horsepower. Plus, all-wheel-drive is available in Mazda.

Also, we can notice a little bit lower ground clearance of Mazda CX-9 – 206 mm (216 mm – Mitsubishi Outlander). In consideration of all these data, Mazda CX-9 Sport is an undisputable winner for today.

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