The horsepower is a feature that most of drivers take into account at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Peugeot that has by 35 more horsepower than the Citroen. Therefore the Peugeot 605 will achieve higher velocity. Due to more horsepower the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual will as well provide better flexiblility in specific speeds.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 10 percent indicates that the Citroen XM II Hatchback 2.0 i 16V 132HP manual is slightly beaten here. In the „upper middle” segment, to which the Citroen is assigned, the medium acceleration amounts to 9.7 s and is by 1.1 s faster than acceleration of Citroen’s car.
If you are looking for a car for long travels, which could carry more things in the boot , pick the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual. The Citroen XM II is equiped with by 9 percent less capable boot in comparison to the Citroen so probably in this case you would be able to load one little suitcase less. Examining the luggage compartment pay attention to its width length and height which have substantial impact on loading possibility .
The maximum velocity possible to be reached by the Peugeot is greater in relation to this of the Citroen by 17 kilometers per hour, which allows the Peugeot 605 to travel quicker long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 17 kilometers/hour is small and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
The width of the vehicle influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Peugeot is 8 millimeters wider than the Citroen XM II Hatchback. It is clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Citroen XM II Hatchback 2.0 i 16V 132HP manual loses with the Peugeot 605 in the field of fuel tank size. The Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual is able to carry by 2 l more fuel compared with the Citroen XM II Hatchback 2.0 i 16V 132HP manual.
The engine displacement of the Peugeot 605 is by 48 % bigger than the Citroen XM II Hatchback. In a consequence the Citroen XM II will consume less fuel, however, the engine of the Peugeot 605 will be of better performance, running more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
The Peugeot 605 is 22 millimeters longer in comparison to the Citroen XM II. Long vehicles more of passenger space and also provide bigger trunk. Although the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual seems to be better for families or drivers who appreciate convenient rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Citroen XM II Hatchback 2.0 i 16V 132HP manual may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not make problems with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
A V engine is a
upgraded construction of a
engine with cylinders arranged in a straight
which in our opinion} is
a better choice. Engine of V layout
put in a car the Peugeot
produces more torque at lower RPM ranges due to
the power stroke coming from 2 sides of the crankshaft. This type of
engime can contain more
cylinders without significant growth in its
Smooth engine work and nicer sound is
to driving fans to a V engine’s advantage.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual, which is by 2 % higher than the Citroen, is appropriate choice for you. However, presented vehicles do not vary much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much observable.