Maximum torque of the Peugeot is 4 percent greater than the BMW 3-Series E90. For this reason, the Peugeot 407 Coupe 2.2 i 16V 160HP manual will accelerate slightly faster and be better for overtaking other cars. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also make that the Peugeot will burn up less fuel per 100 kilometers.
Maximal torque RPM
The rotational speed at which the highest torque is produced shows us how fast an engine reaches its best output with increase in rmp. The lower rotational speed or the longer range in which the torque is the greatest, the more the engine is flexible and a sensation of acceleration is felt faster.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Peugeot is 84 millimeters wider in comparison to the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting. It is often clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Peugeot 407 Coupe 2.2 i 16V 160HP manual that can contain 10 percent more fuel than the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting. The average fuel container capacity in the D segment, from which the Peugeot 407 Coupe 2.2 i 16V 160HP manual comes from, equals 63 l, whereas in middle class (represented by the BMW 3-Series E90) it is 63 liters.
The Peugeot 407 Coupe is 5 % longer when compared to the BMW 3-Series E90. Long vehicles have more interior space and in most cases have more storage space. Although the Peugeot 407 occurs to be better choice for families or drivers who value soft, smooth long-distance driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting may appeal to city drivers as it will not make problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
The Peugeot has 238 cc larger cubic capacity compared to the BMW 3-Series E90 Coupe E92 Facelifting 320i 170HP automatic. For the reason that the difference is little, the Peugeot 407 Coupe 2.2 i 16V 160HP manual should accelerate only a bit dynamically, of course if other paramerters are does not play a role.
If you are a tall driver or you carry in the trunk stuffs of large dimensions, the Peugeot 407, which is by 4 millimeters higher than the BMW, would be better choice for you. However, these two vehicles do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much perceptible.