The horsepower is a this thing that most of us look at first when buying a car. In this case it is the Ford B-MAX 1.0 EcoBoost 100HP manual that has by 33 % more horsepower in comparison to the Citroen. Consequently the Ford B-MAX is able to achieve higher maximum speed. Because of more horsepower the Ford B-MAX 1.0 EcoBoost 100HP manual should also provide more flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Ford consumes 12 % less fuel in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Citroen Berlingo II Van 1.6 HDI 75HP manual. The Ford B-MAX, which is classified in „microvan” segment uses by 1 liter less of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 6.1 l.
The Ford B-MAX burns up of 6 % gasoline fewer in city traffic in comparison to the Citroen. The Ford B-MAX, as a representative of microvan segment, consumes 0.7 l per 100 km fewer than the medium level in its class. The average fuel consumption in the “microvan” segment is 7.5 l of fuel for every 100 km.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference amounts to 23 % suggests that the Citroen Berlingo II is slightly beaten here. In the „microvan” segment, to which the Citroen Berlingo II Van is assigned, the average acceleration is 13.6 s and is by 3.5 s faster than acceleration of Citroen’s car.
The top velocity of the Ford B-MAX is greater as compared to this of the Citroen which allows to drive the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 17 percent is small and is imperceptible in everyday driving.
Number of doors
For those who want to have a car for larger amount of passengers the four-door Ford is much reasonably to own. But for young drivers that are looking for sporty styling of the car we suggest choosing the 2-door Citroen Berlingo II.
Model release date
Given that the Citroen was unveiled only 4 years before the Ford, the distance in technology used in both cars is not really huge, however, the Ford B-MAX 1.0 EcoBoost 100HP manual might have slightly more modern solutions applied in it.
Those who appreciate more comfortable driving a car and prefer higher position while traveling we would strongly encourage to pick the Ford B-MAX. However to those who enjoy sporting driving the Citroen Berlingo II Van 1.6 HDI 75HP manual might be a better choice. The difference in height between compared cars is of 394 mm. The average medium height in microvan class, in which the brand Ford is classified, amounts to 1,698 millimeters and the Ford is lower by 122 mm than the average.