The fuel economy is distinctly to Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual's advantage. This vehicle burns 40 % less oil in the combined cycle than the Lexus IS III. Bear in mind that average fuel consumption in the mixed cycle for the large family cars class, in which the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is classified, equals to 7.7 l whereas the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer burns up by 33 % less fuel than the average.
Thanks to 88 Nm greater torque, the engine of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual distinctly better transmits power to the wheels than the Lexus IS III 250 207HP automatic. This, in turn, have a positive impact on a car's acceleration.
If you need a vehicles by which you could set of for travels, which could load more luggage , take the Citroen C5 III. The Lexus has by 11 % smaller luggage compartment in relation to the Lexus so probably you would be able to take with you one small parcel less. Assessing the boot also pay attention to its dimensions which have substantial effect on loading possibility .
Maximal torque RPM
This big difference results from the fact that both vehicles are equipped with different engines. The Citroen has the diesel engine while the Lexus is equipped with the petrol engine. Taking into consideration different kinds of engines, comparing this characteristic is pointless.
In this category it is the Citroen which can contain 5 liters more fuel compared with the Lexus. The medium fuel container capacity in the large family cars segment, which is represented by the Citroen C5 III, is 63 liters, whereas in middle class (represented by the Lexus IS III) it amounts to 63 l.
Maximum load capacity
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is 4 % longer than the Lexus. Long vehicles have more interior space and also have more storage space. Although the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual seems to be better pick for families or persons who love the idea of comfortable rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Lexus IS III 250 207HP automatic may be more appropriate to the young because it will not make problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Number of doors
A 5-door car generally means a hatchback and as a result the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual, where you can open up the boot lid and fold flat the back seats giving more space for cargo, has an advantage on the four-door Lexus IS III which is less comfortable to load and unload baggage.
The higher a car is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater possibility of carrying big amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 4 % to the advantage of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is small and should not be really noticeable.