The horsepower of the Infiniti Q50 2.2d 170HP manual is 30 hp grater when compared to the Volkswagen Passat B7 Limousine. As the difference is small this should not affect the car performance considerably.
The Infiniti Q50 burns up 0.2 l fewer in the combined cycle in relation to the Volkswagen Passat B7. The difference at the level of 0.2 l is not realy noticeable. However during a longer period of time it would give a considerable reduction of costs.
The Infiniti Q50 2.2d 170HP manual has 80 newton meters more torque in relation to the Volkswagen Passat B7 Limousine 2.0 TDI CR DPF BlueMotion 140HP manual. Although a great deal of people do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a automobile, it describes the best how a vehicle acclerates. When it comes to compared vehicles the difference is of considerable size hence the Infiniti will give you better feeling of driving.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Infiniti Q50 can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 8.7 s, which is 1.1 s quicker than the Volkswagen Passat B7 Limousine 2.0 TDI CR DPF BlueMotion 140HP manual. However the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a ride.
The top velocity of the Infiniti Q50 is greater in comparison to the Volkswagen Passat B7 by 20 kilometers per hour, which allows the Infiniti Q50 to cover quicker long stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 20 km/h is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
The RMP where the maximum torque is delivered tells us how fast an engine achieves its full performance with growth in rmp. The lower rmp or the longer range in which the torque is the greatest, the more the engine is flexible and a sensation of acceleration is felt faster.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the aspect of fuel tank capacity is Infiniti Q50 2.2d 170HP manual that is able to take by 5 liters more fuel than the Volkswagen.
Infiniti Q50 2.2d 170HP manual has 5 percent longer wheelbase than the Volkswagen Passat B7. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also provides more storage space. However, vehicles with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Infiniti Q50 2.2d 170HP manual has by 176 cc greater engine size when compared to the Volkswagen Passat B7 Limousine. This may have a little impact when it comes to car's performance, as both values does not vary much.
The Infiniti Q50 is 19 millimeters longer when compared to the Volkswagen Passat B7 Limousine 2.0 TDI CR DPF BlueMotion 140HP manual. Long vehicles have more interior space and usually have more storage space. Although the Infiniti seems to be better pick for families or those who appreciate convenient rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Volkswagen Passat B7 may be more appropriate to city drivers because it will not cause problems with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
Model release date
The difference in release date between presented cars is only 3 years, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a staggering pace and for that reason the Infiniti Q50 2.2d 170HP manual may have more advanced solutions.