The horsepower of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer is by 23 percent bigger when compared to the Toyota Avensis III. While the difference is not big this should not affect the vehicles performance extensively.
The Citroen burns up 20 % less fuel in the combined cycle than the Toyota Avensis III. The difference at the level of 1.3 l will be perceptible in day-to-day usage of the car. In the long term it would give a substantial cost reduction.
When you push the gas pedal and you start speeding up fast, that’s torque you’re feeling. And you will experience it better driving the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer because it has 115 % more torque when compared to the Toyota. Presented vehicles vary so much that only driving the Citroen you will have a pleasurable sensations of getting pinned back in the seat as the car accelerate.
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual consumes of 18 % fuel fewer in the urban cycle in relation to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan. The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer, which is classified in D segment, uses of 3.8 l per 100 km less than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in the “large family cars” segment is 10.6 l/100Km.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference in the amount of 11 percent indicates that the Toyota Avensis III Sedan is insignificantly beaten in this confrontation. In the „middle” segment, to which the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual is assigned, the medium acceleration amounts to 9.9 s and is by 0.5 s faster than acceleration of Toyota’s vehicle.
If you are looking for a car for long cruises, which could room more things in the boot , take the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual. The Toyota has by 5 % less capable trunk than the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual so probably in this case you would be able to take with you a bit less. When it comes to the luggage compartment pay attention to its width length and height which have substantial impact on loading possibility .
The top speed of the Citroen is greater in relation to of the Toyota Avensis III by 10 km/h, which allows the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer to cover quicker large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 10 kilometers per hour is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
Such a huge difference stems from the fact that both vehicles have different engines. The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual has the diesel engine while the Toyota Avensis III Sedan is equipped with the petrol engine. Taking into consideration different types of engines, comparing this feature seems to be pointless.
Width of a car influences on room in the cabin as well as stability while driving. The width of the Citroen C5 III is larger only by 46 millimeters in relation to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan and is not really important. The average for the „large family cars” segment equals to approximately 1,764 millimeters and is by 5 % larger than the same attribute of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual.
The Toyota Avensis III loses with the Citroen C5 III in the category of fuel tank size. The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is able to carry by 15 % more fuel in comparison to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual.
The Citroen has 4 % longer wheelbase in relation to Toyota. Consequently the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is safer and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual has 25 percent bigger engine size in comparison to the Toyota Avensis III Sedan. The difference is relatively considerable. As a result the Citroen should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher top speed. On the other hand bigger engine size usually means worst fuel consumption.
Maximum load capacity
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is 131 millimeters longer in relation to the Toyota Avensis III. The length of the car plays a role when it comes to driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer very likely will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Citroen C5 III will be better driven but the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual will be a little easier to park due to shorter length .
Number of doors
A 5-door car generally means a hatchback and as a result the Citroen, where you can open up the boot lid and fold flat the back seats enlarging a luggage compartment, has the edge over the 4-door Toyota Avensis III Sedan which in turn has a smaller trunk cut off from the passenger compartment.
If you are a tall man or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of large size, the Citroen, which is by 3 millimeters higher than the Toyota Avensis III Sedan 1.6 Valvematic 132HP manual, is better choice for you. However, presented cars do not differ much when it comes to its height and it should not be much perceptible.