The BMW 3-Series E90 Limousine E90 320si 170HP manual has 48 horsepowers more horsepower compared to Volkswagen Passat B6. The BMW 3-Series E90 Limousine E90 will be distinctly quicker speed up because of grater power. Also getting ahead of obstacles like TIRs or buses while moving along the road should be much more easier for the BMW 3-Series E90 equipped with more powerful motor.
The BMW 3-Series E90 burns up 0.7 l fewer fuel in the combined cycle in comparison to the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan. The BMW, which is classified in „large family cars” class uses by 1.8 l less of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 7.7 l.
Maximum torque of the BMW 3-Series E90 Limousine E90 is 1 Nm greater than the Volkswagen. For this reason, the BMW 3-Series E90 Limousine E90 320si 170HP manual will accelerate slightly swifter and be better for overtaking other vehicles. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also make that the BMW 3-Series E90 will use fever fuel per 100 kilometers.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference that amounts to 2.3 s indicates that the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan is the worst car of these two compared. In the „middle segment, being represented by the Volkswagen Passat B6, the medium acceleration is 9.9 s and is by 6 percent higher than this of Volkswagen car.
The top speed of the BMW is greater in comparison to of the Volkswagen Passat B6 by 12, which allows the BMW 3-Series E90 to cover quicker large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 25 kilometers per hour is small and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
The BMW has 54 millimeters longer wheelbase when compared to Volkswagen Passat B6. Consequently the BMW 3-Series E90 Limousine E90 is safer and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
The BMW has 604 cubic centimeters bigger engine displacement when compared to the Volkswagen. The difference is relatively large. As a result the BMW 3-Series E90 Limousine E90 should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher maximum speed. On the other hand greater cubic capacity usually equals worst fuel consumption.