The horsepower is a characteristic that most of us pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the BMW which has by 13 % horsepower more when compared to the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer, which makes this car a bit faster. Due to more horsepower the BMW 3-Series F30 should as well give somewhat better flexiblility in specific speeds.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 uses 0.9 l fewer fuel in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual. The BMW 3-Series F30, being classified in „D” segment consumes by 3.4 l less amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle amounts to 7.7 l.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 has 41 newton meters more torque in comparison to the Citroen. Although the majority of drivers do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it describes the best how fast a vehicle acclerates. As far as these two vehicles are concerned the difference is little and for that reason it probably will not make a real difference in feeling of driving a car.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 consumes 12 percent less fuel in the city than the Citroen C5 III. The difference at the level of 12 % will be quite big in daily using vehicle. Additionally, during long period of time it may give gigantic cost savings. Also note that estimated results of the average fuel consumption might be considerably raised if you move swiftly. The difference in fuel consumption of the cars selected by you is so big that you should consider to choose cars with similar engines. Only then will the comparision have a sense.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual can reach the
speed of 100Km/h relatively slower compared to the BMW. The
difference at the level of
1.8 s is
quite little and it should
not be vitally taken by you into
consideration when buying one of compared
The top speed of the BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 320d 184HP manual is higher in comparison to this of the Citroen C5 III which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 12 percent is little and is not realy noticable in daily driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range as well as a lower number of rotations at which the highest torque is reached determines an engine’s performance. Still, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is always worth to check a torque performance graph.
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between presented vehicles is only 5 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a dizzying pace and for that reason the BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 may have more modern technologieswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.