The BMW 3-Series F30 comes with diesel which makes by 47 % more horsepower over the Volkswagen Passat B8, giving the vehicle a more sporty character. It seems to be better choice for drivers who want to experience thrill of drive a sports car.
The BMW uses 1.1 l less fuel in the combined cycle in comparison to the Volkswagen Passat B8. The difference at the level of 1.1 l will be very appreciable in everyday usage of the vehicle. In the long run it would give a considerable reduction of costs.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 has 91 percent more torque when compared to the Volkswagen Passat B8. Although a great deal of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it shows the best how a car is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are cars the difference is substantial thus the BMW will provide you with better feeling of driving.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 consumes 0.9 l less fuel in city traffic in relation to the Volkswagen. The BMW, that represents mid-size segment, burns up 4.6 l less fuel. Interesting is that average fuel consumption in the urban for the large family cars class is 10.6 l, whereas the BMW burns up by 43 percent less fuel than the average.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Volkswagen Passat B8 Sedan is relatively slower in relation to the BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30. The
difference in the amount of
2.2 s is
quite little and it should
not be vitally taken by you into
consideration for selecting the better one of these two
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the BMW 3-Series F30 is greater in comparison to of the Volkswagen by 13, which allows the BMW to overcome faster large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 27 kilometers/hour is small and will be negligible in everyday driving.
BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 320d 184HP manual has 1 % longer wheelbase when compared to the Volkswagen Passat B8 Sedan 1.4 TSI BMT 125HP manual. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also provides more storage space. But, vehicles with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 has 599 cc greater cubic capacity when compared to the Volkswagen Passat B8 Sedan. The difference is large. For this reason the BMW 3-Series F30 Limousine F30 should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher top speed. On the other hand bigger cubic capacity usually means worst fuel efficiency.