The horsepower is a this thing that most of car fans pay the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Mercedes B-Class W246 that has by 17 horsepower more than the Volkswagen, which makes this car a bit better in terms of high speed. Because of more horsepower the Mercedes B-Class W246 will as well give slightly more flexiblility in specific speeds.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference at the level of 19 percent shows that the Volkswagen is the worst car of these two . In the „minivan segment, being represented by the Volkswagen Touran II, the medium acceleration to 100km/h is 11.7 s and is by 1.1 s higher than this of Volkswagen vehicle.
The maximum speed possible to be reached by the Mercedes is greater in comparison to the Volkswagen Touran II by 7 km/h, which allows the Mercedes B-Class W246 to cover faster large distance of highway. The difference at the level of 7 kilometers per hour is little and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A greater range as well as a lower value of rotations at which the highest torque is reached determines an engine’s performance. Still, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is good to check a torque graph.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Mercedes B-Class W246 is 1 millimeter wider than the Volkswagen. It is often clearly perceptible by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
Mercedes B-Class W246 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 122HP manual has 1 % longer wheelbase when compared to the Volkswagen Touran II. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. However, cars having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between compared cars is only 1 year, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a dizzying pace and for that reason the Mercedes B-Class W246 180 BlueEFFICIENCY 122HP manual may feature more advanced solutionswhich in a consequence may deliver you more joy of having it.