The Citroen C5 III comes with diesel which delivers by 61 percent more horsepower than the Audi A4 B6, transforming the car to a much more sporty character. It should be better choice for drivers who would like to experience thrill of drive a sports car.
The Citroen C5 III has 90 Nm more torque in relation to the Audi A4 B6. Although a large number of drivers do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it describes the best how fast a vehicle is speeding up. In this case the difference is substantial thus the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual will provide you with better sensation of driving.
The Citroen uses 0.1 l less fuel running around the town than the Audi A4 B6 Sedan 1.9 TDI PD 101HP manual. The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer, that represents large family cars segment, consumes 3.8 l less fuel. Bear in mind that average fuel consumption in the urban for the mid-size class is 10.6 l, while the Citroen uses by 36 percent less fuel than the average.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 9.3 s, which is 2.8 s better result in relation to the Audi A4 B6 Sedan 1.9 TDI PD 101HP manual. However the difference is not as much significant to be taken into account when buying a automobile.
With more luggage capacity the Citroen C5 III will have much more room for transporting things and be more usefull vehicle compared with the Audi A4 B6 Sedan 1.9 TDI PD 101HP manual. If the capacity of the luggage compartment is important to you, the Citroen C5 III will be better choice because it is around 20 percent more spacious than the boot of its rival.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The maximum velocity of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is greater as compared to this of the Audi which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 8 % is not big and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle influences on the amount of space for passengers and also stability on road. The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is widther only by 94 mm than the Audi A4 B6 Sedan and is not really important. The medium for the „mid-size” segment is around 1,764 mm and is by 5 % smaller than the width of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual.
The Audi A4 B6 Sedan gives way to the Citroen C5 III in the category of fuel tank size. The Citroen C5 III is able to hold by 19 % more fuel in relation to its competitor.
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer has 152 millimeters longer wheelbase in comparison to Audi A4 B6 Sedan. Consequently the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is safer and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
Number of gears
The Citroen have a higher speed count
in comparison to the Audi A4 B6 Sedan which means
that Citroen will achieve
faster acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not
observe the difference.
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer has 103 cubic centimeters bigger engine size in relation to the Audi A4 B6 Sedan. Because the difference is little, the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer should accelerate slightly dynamically, of course if other paramerters are equal.
Maximum load capacity
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is 6 percent longer in relation to the Audi A4 B6 Sedan 1.9 TDI PD 101HP manual. The length of the vehicle is important when it comes to travelling comfort and space in the trunk. The Citroen C5 III very likely will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Citroen will be better driven but the Audi A4 B6 will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length .
Number of doors
A 5-door car generally is a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and because of that the Citroen, where you can open up the boot lid and fold flat the back seats enlarging a luggage compartment, has the edge on the four-door Audi which in turn has smaller lid and a partition behind the rear seats.
Model release date
Production of the older car started 7 years prior to its competitor thus we may expect that this car features not so advanced technologies applied.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference of 4 percent in favor of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is little and does not matter much.