The horsepower is a parameter that most of car fans look at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Mercedes which has by 61 % more horsepower than the Volkswagen Passat B2. As a result the Mercedes C-Class W202 can reach higher top speed. Because of more horsepower the Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 2.5 D 113HP manual will also provide better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 burns up 13 % fewer in the combined cycle in comparison to the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe 1.6 TD 70HP manual. The difference at the level of 0.8 l is not very appreciable. However within some time it would allow you to make a substantial cost reduction.
The Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 has 39 Nm more torque in comparison to the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe. Even though a great deal of people do not take into account the maximum torque when choosing a vehicle, it presents the best how fast a vehicle is speeding up. When it comes to compared vehicles the difference is of considerable size and for that reason the Mercedes C-Class W202 will provide you with better sensation of driving.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A small difference that amounts to 0.6 s suggests that the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe is the worst car of these two . In the „large family cars class, being represented by the Volkswagen Passat B2, the average acceleration to 100km/h is 9.9 s and is by 5.7 s higher than this of Volkswagen car.
The top velocity possible to be reached by the Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 is higher as compared to this of the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe 1.6 TD 70HP manual which allows to drive the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 21 percent is little and is not realy noticable in daily use.
distance between left and right side of a vehicle influences on room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The width of the Mercedes C-Class W202 is larger only by 39 mm than the Volkswagen and is not really important. The medium for the „D” segment is around 1,764 millimeters and is by 44 mm smaller than the same attribute of the Mercedes.
The Volkswagen Passat B2 loses with the Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 2.5 D 113HP manual in the aspect of fuel tank size. The Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 is able to carry by 3 liters more fuel than the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe.
The Mercedes C-Class W202 has 6 percent longer wheelbase than Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe. Therefore the Mercedes C-Class W202 is more safe and has a better stability. What is more, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
The engine cubic capacity of the Mercedes C-Class W202 is by 909 cubic centimeters larger in comparison to the Volkswagen. As a result the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe 1.6 TD 70HP manual will be more fuel efficient, but, the engine of the Mercedes C-Class W202 will be of better quality, working more smoothly and more durable.
The Mercedes C-Class W202 is 51 millimeters longer in comparison to the Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe 1.6 TD 70HP manual. The length of the vehicle is significant in terms of travelling comfort and room in the trunk. The Mercedes C-Class W202 preasumbly will be offering to it's users more space for legs. At the same time the Mercedes C-Class W202 Sedan W202 will be better driven ,however, the Volkswagen will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
Number of doors
The three-door model of Volkswagen Passat B2 Coupe 1.6 TD 70HP manual allows to easily load and unload baggage into a trunk, whereas four-door Mercedes C-Class W202 offers easier getting into the car, more quiet cabin but smaller trunk lid.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of boarding it and greater possibility of loading big amount of thinks to it. The difference of 3 percent to the advantage of the Mercedes is little and does not matter much.