Civic vs. Lancer GT
In the automobile industry, Honda and Mitsubishi have made a name for themselves. Both Honda and Mitsubishi have come out with many models that have stuck with car lovers. Well, the Civic comes from Honda, and the Lancer GT is built by Mitsubishi.
Well now let’s look at some of the different features and specifications of both the Civic and the Lancer GT. First, let’s compare the engines in the Honda Civic and the Mitsubishi Lancer GT. Almost all models of the Honda Civic come with 1.8 L, 4-cylinder engines. They come with a power of 140 horses. Well, the SI Civic model comes with a 197-horsepower 2.0L engine. In addition to the SI models, all other Civics have either a five-speed manual transmission or an automatic transmission. The SI model has a six-speed manual transmission.
The Mitsubishi Lancer GT is equipped with a 2.4L I4 DOHC MIVEC 16 valve and MPFI. Compared to the Civic, the Lancer GT has more horsepower, which sits at 168 in 6800. The Lancer GT also comes with a 5-speed manual transmission.
When comparing their fuel economy, the Honda Civic has an edge over the Mitsubishi Lancer GT. The Honda Civic will get 21 to 26 miles per gallon in the city and 29 to 36 miles per gallon on the highways. On the other hand, the Lancer GT will only give you 20 miles per gallon in the city and 28 miles per gallon on the highways.
When it comes to safety, the Honda Civic and Mitsubishi Lancer GT have almost the same features, such as anti-lock brakes, EBF, airbags, traction controls, and disc brakes. Well, the Mitsubishi Lancer GT is also equipped with an all-wheel drive system for perfect stability in wet conditions.
When it comes to the entertainment provided by the Honda Civic and Mitsubishi Lancer GT, the entry levels of both cars come with almost the same entertainment systems.
1. Except for the Honda Civic SI model which comes with a 2.0L engine, almost all Honda Civic models come with 1.8L, 4-cylinder engines. The Mitsubishi Lancer GT is equipped with a 2.4-L, I4 engine.
2. When comparing fuel economy, the Honda Civic has an edge over the Mitsubishi Lancer GT.
3. The Honda Civics have a five-speed manual/automatic transmission and a six-speed manual transmission. On the other hand, the Mitsubishi Lancer comes with only a six-speed manual transmission.