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2009 Chevrolet Nubira vs. 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander

To start off, 2009 Chevrolet Nubira is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander would be higher. At 2,343 cc (4 cylinders), 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander (158 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 50 more horse power than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (108 HP @ 6300 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander should accelerate faster than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander weights approximately 157 kg more than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander (220 Nm) has 70 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira. (150 Nm). This means 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Chevrolet Nubira.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Chevrolet Nubira 2005 Mitsubishi Outlander
Make Chevrolet Mitsubishi
Model Nubira Outlander
Year Released 2009 2005
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1598 cc 2343 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 108 HP 158 HP
Engine RPM 6300 RPM 4000 RPM
Torque 150 Nm 220 Nm
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 87 mm
Engine Stroke Size 81.5 mm 100 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.5:1 9.5:1
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1313 kg 1470 kg
Vehicle Length 4570 mm 4550 mm
Vehicle Width 1730 mm 1760 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1690 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2630 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.3 L/100km 9.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 59 L


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