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2010 Mitsubishi Colt vs. 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun

To start off, both 2010 Mitsubishi Colt and 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun were released in the same year (2010). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 3,199 cc (4 cylinders), 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun (163 HP @ 3500 RPM) has 15 more horse power than 2010 Mitsubishi Colt. (148 HP @ 6000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun should accelerate faster than 2010 Mitsubishi Colt. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2010 Mitsubishi Colt weights approximately 10 kg more than 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun.

Because 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2010 Mitsubishi Colt. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun 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. Let's talk about torque, 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun (373 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 163 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Mitsubishi Colt. (210 Nm @ 3500 RPM). This means 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Mitsubishi Colt. 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun has automatic transmission and 2010 Mitsubishi Colt has manual transmission. 2010 Mitsubishi Colt will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

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2010 Mitsubishi Colt 2010 Mitsubishi Shogun
Make Mitsubishi Mitsubishi
Model Colt Shogun
Year Released 2010 2010
Body Type Hatchback SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1500 cc 3199 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 148 HP 163 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 3500 RPM
Torque 210 Nm 373 Nm
Torque RPM 3500 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 75.5 mm 98.5 mm
Engine Stroke Size 82 mm 105 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9:01 17.0:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Front 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1550 kg 1540 kg
Vehicle Length 3640 mm 4910 mm
Vehicle Width 1695 mm 1910 mm
Vehicle Height 1550 mm 1880 mm
Wheelbase Size 2500 mm 2790 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.6 L/100km 10.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 47 L 88 L


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