If you are looking for a vehicles for long trips, which could room more luggage , go for the Volkswagen Passat B3 Estate. The Audi A4 B7 Avant is equiped with by 5 percent less capable boot compared with the Audi A4 B7 so in this case you would be able to carry a bit less. Examining the luggage compartment also pay attention to its width length and height which have substantial effect on loading capability .
Trunk capacity with seats down
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range as well as a lower number of revolutions at which the highest torque is reached has an impact on an engine’s dynamism and flexibility. Still, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is good to see a torque performance graph.
In the aspect of fuel tank size it is the Volkswagen Passat B3 Estate 1.6 72HP manual which can contain 13 percent more fuel in comparison to the Audi. The medium fuel tank size in the middle segment, which is represented by the Volkswagen, equals 63 liters, whereas in middle class (represented by the Audi) it amounts to 63 liters.
Ground clearance means the gap between the car body and the ground. When it comes to the two compared cars, it is the Volkswagen Passat B3 Estate 1.6 72HP manual which has 24 mm higher ride height in comparison to the Audi A4 B7 Avant. For this reason the Volkswagen will cope better when driving over imperfect roads and high curbs in the city. There is olso one minus - the higher ride height means a higher center of gravity, which can negatively influence the handling of the Volkswagen Passat B3.
The Volkswagen Passat B3 Estate has by 1 cubic centimeter greater engine capacity in relation to the Audi A4 B7 Avant 1.6 i 102HP manual. This may have a little impact when it comes to accleration, as both values does not vary much.
The Volkswagen Passat B3 Estate is 98 mm longer in comparison to the Audi A4 B7 Avant. The length of the car plays a role in terms of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Volkswagen Passat B3 preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Volkswagen Passat B3 Estate 1.6 72HP manual will be better driven ,however, the Audi A4 B7 Avant 1.6 i 102HP manual will be a bit easier to park because of shorter length .
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of large dimensions, the Volkswagen, which is by 1 % higher than the Audi A4 B7 Avant, is appropriate pick for you. However, these two vehicles do not vary much in its height and it should not be much noticeable.