1999 Mercury Villager vs. 2000 Subaru Pleo

To start off, 2000 Subaru Pleo is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1999 Mercury Villager. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1999 Mercury Villager would be higher. At 3,276 cc (6 cylinders), 1999 Mercury Villager is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1999 Mercury Villager weights approximately 1015 kg more than 2000 Subaru Pleo.

Because 2000 Subaru Pleo is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1999 Mercury Villager. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2000 Subaru Pleo will offer significantly more control. 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. 1999 Mercury Villager has automatic transmission and 2000 Subaru Pleo has manual transmission. 2000 Subaru Pleo will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 1999 Mercury Villager will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1999 Mercury Villager 2000 Subaru Pleo
Make Mercury Subaru
Model Villager Pleo
Year Released 1999 2000
Body Type Minivan Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3276 cc 658 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 169 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Vehicle Weight 1785 kg 770 kg
Vehicle Length 4950 mm 3400 mm
Vehicle Width 1910 mm 1480 mm
Vehicle Height 1790 mm 1580 mm


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