The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual burns up 2 l fewer amount of fuel in the combined cycle when compared to the Cadillac. The difference in the amount of 26 percent will be realy noticeable in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long period of time it would give a substantial cost reduction.
The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan burns up of 4 liters fuel less in the city compared to the Cadillac BLS Sedan. The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan, which is classified in large family cars segment, uses of 3.4 l/100Km fewer than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in the “large family cars” class is 10.6 l/100Km.
The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan has 140 liters
more capable luggage compartment
compared with the Cadillac BLS Sedan 2.0 i 16V Turbo 175HP manual.
Such a difference is significant
therefore it will distinctly matters when it comes to the comfort of the
car’s usage. At the same time that
the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan has
boot capacity than the average in the
same class. Bigger
luggage compartment will be useful during family
traveling as well as while
The top speed of the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual is greater in comparison to this of the Cadillac BLS which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 3 kilometers per hour is not big and is not realy noticable in everyday use.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan is 70 millimeters wider than the Cadillac. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
In terms of capacity of a fuel tank it is the Volkswagen Passat B6 which can carry 11 liters more fuel in relation to the Cadillac BLS Sedan 2.0 i 16V Turbo 175HP manual. The medium fuel tank capacity in the mid-size class, from which the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual comes from, equals 63 liters, whereas in D segment (represented by the Cadillac BLS) it amounts to 63 liters.
The wheelbase of a car is the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more appropriate vehicle's weight distribution. Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual has 1 percent longer wheelbase distance than Cadillac BLS Sedan 2.0 i 16V Turbo 175HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Volkswagen should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Volkswagen Passat B6 have a higher speed count
in comparison to the Cadillac which means
that Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual will achieve
faster acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is not big and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not even
notice the difference.
Maximum load capacity
The Volkswagen is 85 mm longer when compared to the Cadillac BLS. Long vehicles are more spacious and usually provide more storage space. While the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan seems to be better choice for families or those who value convenient rides, the Cadillac BLS may appeal to city drivers as it will not make troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of putting big amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 25 millimeters to the advantage of the Volkswagen Passat B6 is not big and should not be really noticeable.