The Mercedes C-Class W204 burns up 16 % less fuel in the combined cycle in relation to the Opel. The Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting 200 CDI BlueEFFICIENCY 136HP manual, being classified in „D” class uses by 2.3 l less of fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle amounts to 7.7 l.
Maximum torque of the Mercedes C-Class W204 is 12 Nm higher than the Opel Insignia Country Tourer. As a result, the Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting will accelerate a little bit faster and be better to overtake other cars. Appropriate use of the flexibility of the engine may also make that the Mercedes C-Class W204 will burn up fever fuel for every 100 km.
The Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting burns up 26 % of fuel fewer while driving inside city compared to the Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 CDTI Ecotec 163HP automatic 4x4. The Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting, which comes from D class, consumes 4.2 l less oil, which constitutes by 39 % lower fuel consumption than the average in its class. The difference in this category between these two cars is really significant, so remember that so as to the comparison was adequate, you should choose cars of similar parameters.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference in the amount of 17 % suggests that the Opel Insignia Country Tourer is slightly beaten in this confrontation. In the „large family cars” segment, to which the Opel Insignia Country Tourer 2.0 CDTI Ecotec 163HP automatic 4x4 is assigned, the average acceleration amounts to 9.9 s and is by 15 % faster than acceleration of Opel’s vehicle.
The maximum speed of the Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting is higher as compared to this of the Opel Insignia Country Tourer which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference at the level of 9 kilometers per hour is small and is imperceptible in daily use.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower number of rotations at which the maximum torque is produced has an impact on an engine’s effectiveness and dynamism. However, in order to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is good to analyze a torque performance graph.
The wheelbase of a vehicle is the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of better car's weight distribution. Mercedes C-Class W204 has 26 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in comparison to Opel. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Mercedes C-Class W204 Estate T204 Facelifting should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The Mercedes C-Class W204 has by 186 cc greater engine displacement when compared to the Opel. This play a little role on vehicle's performance, as both figures does not differ much.