The Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting burns up 0.2 l less fuel in the mixed cycle in relation to the Audi A4 B8 Avant. The Mercedes, being palced in „D” class burns up by 2.3 l less fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle is 7.7 l.
The Mercedes has 42 Nm more torque when compared to the Audi A4 B8 Avant 2.0 TDI 140HP manual 4x4. Although the vast majority of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a car, it reflects the best how fast a car acclerates. In this case the difference is insensible and for that reason you probably will not feel the difference.
The Mercedes consumes 0.6 l less fuel in city traffic compared with the Audi A4 B8 Avant 2.0 TDI 140HP manual 4x4. The difference at the level of 9 % is very significant in daily using vehicle. Additionally, within years it will bring real and noticeable cost savings. Moreover note that medium results of the average fuel consumption can be considerably increased if you move swiftly. The difference in fuel economy of the vehicles selected by you is so tremendous that you should consider to choose vehicles with engines of similar power and similar dimensions. Only then will the comparision have a sense.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 1 percent indicates that the Audi is insensibly beaten in this confrontation. In the „D” class, to which the Audi A4 B8 is assigned, the medium acceleration is 9.9 s and is by 3 percent slower than acceleration of Audi’s car.
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range and a lower number of revolutions at which the highest torque is delivered determines an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is always recommended to analyze a torque performance graph.
Trunk length with seats up
The Mercedes has by 176 cubic centimeters bigger engine displacement in relation to the Audi A4 B8 Avant. This play a little role as far as acceleration is concerned, as both figures does not vary much.
Maximum load capacity
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater capacity of putting massive amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 21 mm in favor of the Mercedes C-Class W204 is insignificant and should not be really noticeable.