The horsepower of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is by 3 hp bigger in relation to the Volkswagen CC. While the difference is not big it should not affect the car performance in a noticeable way.
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer consumes 1.4 l less amount of fuel in the combined cycle than the Volkswagen. The difference in the amount of 21 percent will be quite perceptible in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long run it would allow you to make a real savings.
The Citroen has 42 percent more torque in relation to the Volkswagen CC. The difference at this level is relevant, so that the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer will accelerate significantly faster.
The fuel consumption while driving inside city is considerably to the Citroen C5 III's advantage. This car burns 1.7 l fewer fuel in built up area when compared to the Volkswagen CC. Better fuel consumption means less fuel cost passed on you.
The trunk of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual is only 1 liter bigger than the Volkswagen. However, the difference is not big it would be fair to say that both vehicles have similar boot capacity.
Distance between two sides of a car directly influences on interior space for travelers as well as stability while driving. The width of the Citroen is larger only by 5 millimeters in comparison to the Volkswagen and is not really important. The average for the „mid-size” segment amounts to 1,764 mm and is by 96 millimeters smaller than the width of the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer.
The wheelbase of a car equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more desirable vehicle's weight distribution. Citroen C5 III has 109 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to Volkswagen CC. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Citroen C5 III should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual has 608 cubic centimeters larger engine size than the Volkswagen CC. The difference is relatively substantia. Consequently the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual should accelerate faster and be able to achieve higher maximum speed. On the other hand bigger cubic capacity usually affects worst fuel economy.
Maximum load capacity
The Citroen is 1 percent longer than the Volkswagen. The length of the car plays a role when it comes to driving comfort and space in the trunk. The Citroen C5 III very likely will be offering to it's users more space for legs. Aditionally the Citroen will be better driven ,however, the Volkswagen CC 1.4 TSI 160HP manual will be a slightly easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
Number of doors
A five-door car generally means a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and as a result the Citroen C5 III Crosstourer 2.0 HDi 163HP manual, which whole rear including the window lifts up and the rear seats folds flat enlarging a luggage compartment, has an advantage over the 4-door Volkswagen CC 1.4 TSI 160HP manual which in turn has a smaller trunk cut off from the passenger compartment.
If you are a tall man or you carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Citroen, which is by 5 % higher than the Volkswagen CC 1.4 TSI 160HP manual, is appropriate option for you. However, compared vehicles do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much perceptible.