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What is Better Mazda 5 or Skoda Roomster?

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Mazda 5 Skoda Roomster

5 reasons to buy Mazda 5

Engine and transmission
Better compression 19.5 vs 10.8 45% or 8.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 83.1 mm 13% or 12.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 104 g/mile 21% or 18 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1230 kg vs 1470 kg 20% or 240 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.5 meters vs 11.2 meters 7% or 0.7 meters

17 reasons to buy Skoda Roomster

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 3 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 83 mm vs 79.5 mm 4% or 3.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

115 bhp vs 70 bhp

85 kw. vs 51 kw.

39% or 45 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 165 nM vs 155 nM 6% or 10 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 12.8 sec. vs 16.5 sec. 3.7 sec.
More top speed 113 mph vs 98 mph 15 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 36% or 14.07 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 47.11 mpg vs 62.77 mpg 33% or 15.66 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 30.41 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 45% or 13.7 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 60 liters vs 55 liters 8% or 5 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2085 kg vs 1745 kg 16% or 340 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 615 kg vs 515 kg 16% or 100 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1200 kg vs 900 kg 25% or 300 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 10 years 17% or 2 years
Other specs
More seats 7 vs 5 2

Neutral reasons Mazda 5 vs. Skoda Roomster

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5300 RPM 25% or 1300 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1422 cm3 vs 1798 cm3 21% or 376 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4205 mm vs 4585 mm 8% or 380 mm shorter
Width 1684 mm vs 1988 mm 15% or 304 mm narrower
Height 1607 mm vs 1615 mm 0% or 8 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2617 mm vs 2750 mm 5% or 133 mm less
Front tires size 195/55 R15 vs 205/55 R16
Rear tires size 195/55 R15 vs 205/55 R16
Spare wheel 195/55 R15 vs 125/70 D16
Type of wheels 15" steel vs 16" alloy wheels

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*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)