The horsepower is a feature that majority of us pay the biggest attention to. In this case, it is the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan which has by 17 percent horsepower more in relation to the Kia Magentis II, which makes this vehicle slightly better in terms of high speed. Thanks to more horsepower the Volkswagen will as well provide a bit more efficiency in specific speeds.
The Volkswagen burns up 2.3 l fewer fuel in the mixed cycle when compared to the Kia. The difference in the amount of 29 percent will be quite significant in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long period of time it would give a considerable reduction of costs.
The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual has 161 newton meters more torque than the Kia Magentis II Sedan. The difference at this level is relevant, what means
that the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan will accelerate significantly faster.
The Volkswagen uses 3.3 l less oil while driving inside city in comparison to the Kia Magentis II Sedan. The difference at the level of 31 % is quite noticeable in daily usage of the automobile. However, in a long run it will bring you significant savings. Remember that fuel consumption may change depending on how you drive
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 8.6 s, which is 16 percent less than the Kia Magentis II. However the difference is not as much big to be taken into account when buying a vehicle.
With more boot size the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual will have much more room for carrying things and be more functional one compared with the Kia. If the size of the boot is appeals to you, the Volkswagen will be better to choose as it is about 18 % larger than the boot of its contender.
The top velocity of the Volkswagen Passat B6 is greater than the Kia Magentis II Sedan 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual by 15 kilometers/hour, which allows the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual to overcome quicker long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 15 kilometers/hour is little and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
Such a big difference stems from the fact that both compared vehicles have various engines. The Volkswagen Passat B6 has the diesel engine whereas the Kia Magentis II has the petrol engine. Because of the fact that these cars has different types of engines, comparing this characteristic has no sense.
distance between left and right side of a car influences on room in the cabin as well as stability during driving. The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual is widther by 7 millimeters than the Kia and is not really important. The medium for the „large family cars” segment is 1,764 millimeters and is by 3 % larger than the width of the Volkswagen.
The winner of these two vehicles in the aspect of fuel tank capacity is Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual which can take by 9 percent more fuel in relation to the Kia Magentis II Sedan 2.0 i 16V 145HP manual.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. Volkswagen Passat B6 has 12 mm longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Kia Magentis II. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Volkswagen should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Volkswagen Passat B6 have a higher gear count compared to the Kia Magentis II Sedan which means
that Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan 2.0 TDI-CR DPF 170HP manual will have
faster acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and unless you are drag
racing at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
The Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan is 1 % longer in comparison to the Kia. The length of the car is significant when it comes to driving comfort and space in the trunk. The Volkswagen probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. Aditionally the Volkswagen will be better driven ,however, the Kia will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length .
The higher a vehicle is, the the more convenient is a getting in to it and greater possibility of loading massive amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 4 percent to the advantage of the Volkswagen Passat B6 Sedan is little and does not matter much.