The horsepower is a feature that majority of us pay the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Ford S-Max which has by 7 horsepower more in comparison to the Citroen C8, which makes this vehicle a bit better in terms of high speed. Due to more horsepower the Ford should also provide a bit more flexiblility in specific speeds.
The Ford S-Max Van consumes 1.1 l less in the mixed cycle in comparison to the Citroen C8. The difference at the level of 1.1 l is not very appreciable. At the same time in the long term it would give a real savings.
The Ford S-Max consumes 10 percent less in the city when compared to the Citroen C8. The difference at the level of 1.3 l is not very appreciable in daily usage of the car, however, within a several months it would allow you to make a real savings.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 11 % indicates that the Citroen is the worst vehicle of these two . In the „van class, being represented by the Citroen C8, the average acceleration to 100km/h is 12.6 s and is by 3 % lower than this of Citroen vehicle.
With more trunk space the Ford will have much more room for loading things and be more functional car than the Citroen. If the size of the luggage compartment is appeals to you, the Ford S-Max Van will be better choice as it is around 25 percent larger than the boot of its contender.
The top speed possible to be reached by the Ford is higher in comparison to this of the Citroen which allows to cover the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 12 km/h is not big and is not realy noticable in daily driving.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Ford is 2 percent wider in comparison to the Citroen C8 2.0 i 16V 138HP manual. It is often clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more desirable vehicle's weight distribution. Ford S-Max Van 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual has 27 millimeters longer wheelbase distance than Citroen C8. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of Ford S-Max Van 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Ford S-Max has 2 cc bigger cubic capacity in comparison to the Citroen C8. As the difference is not big, the Ford S-Max Van 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual should accelerate only slightly dynamically, if other paramerters are the same.
The Ford S-Max Van is 47 mm longer than the Citroen C8. Long cars more of passenger space and usually provide plenty of trunk space. While the Ford S-Max occurs to be better option for families or persons who value convenient rides, the Citroen C8 2.0 i 16V 138HP manual may be more appropriate to the young because it will not make problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between compared vehicles is only 4 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a staggering pace and for that reason the Ford may have more modern solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.