1990 Mazda 626 vs. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E
To start off, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E is newer by 15 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1990 Mazda 626. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1990 Mazda 626 would be higher. At 3,199 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Mercedes-Benz E is equipped with a bigger engine.
Because 2005 Mercedes-Benz E is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2005 Mercedes-Benz E. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1990 Mazda 626, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E has automatic transmission and 1990 Mazda 626 has manual transmission. 1990 Mazda 626 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.
Compare all specifications:
|1990 Mazda 626||2005 Mercedes-Benz E|
|Engine Size||1789 cc||3199 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||221 HP|
|Fuel Type||Gasoline||Gasoline - Premium|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||5 seats|
|Number of Doors||5 doors||5 doors|
|Vehicle Length||4600 mm||4860 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1700 mm||1830 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1440 mm||1500 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2580 mm||2830 mm|