The horsepower is a something that most of car fans take into consideration at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Opel Combo D Tour 1.4 95HP manual which has by 27 percent more horsepower when compared to the Citroen Berlingo II Van. Therefore the Opel will reach higher maximum speed. Thanks to more horsepower the Opel Combo D will also give more flexiblility in specific gears.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference that amounts to 10 percent indicates that the Citroen Berlingo II Van 1.6 HDI 75HP manual is the worst car of these two presented. In the „microvan class, being represented by the Citroen, the average acceleration amounts to 13.6 s and is by 3.5 s higher than this of Citroen vehicle.
The top velocity of the Opel Combo D Tour 1.4 95HP manual is higher as compared to this of the Citroen Berlingo II which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 7 percent is not big and is imperceptible in daily use.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Opel Combo D is 1 % wider in comparison to the Citroen Berlingo II. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
Opel Combo D has 27 millimeters longer wheelbase than the Citroen Berlingo II Van 1.6 HDI 75HP manual. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Opel Combo D Tour is 10 millimeters longer than the Citroen Berlingo II. The length of the vehicle is important in terms of driving comfort and space in the boot. The Opel probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Opel will be better driven ,however, the Citroen Berlingo II Van 1.6 HDI 75HP manual will be a little easier to park because of shorter length .
Number of doors
Much more comfortable and useful car is 5-door Opel Combo D Tour 1.4 95HP manual. The two-door version of Citroen Berlingo II does not really have any advantages, apart from more aggressive look.
Model release date
Given that the Citroen Berlingo II Van started to be manufactured only 3 years earlier than the Opel Combo D, the gap between technology applied in both vehicles is not really big, however, the Opel Combo D might feature a bit more advanced solutions used in it.
Those drivers who appreciate more practical driving a car and want to have higher position while traveling we would strongly encourage to pick the Opel Combo D Tour. However to those who have a flair for sport driving the Citroen Berlingo II may be a better option. The difference in height between compared vehicles equals to 665 mm. The average medium height in microvan class, in which the brand Opel is placed, is of around 1,698 millimeters and the Opel Combo D Tour 1.4 95HP manual is higher by 149 mm than the average.