The Volkswagen Passat B7 Variant consumes 0.9 l less in the mixed cycle when compared to the Mercedes C-Class W205. The difference in the amount of 16 percent is not perceptible. Nevertheless in the long term it would give a considerable reduction of costs.
The Volkswagen Passat B7 has 68 Nm more torque in relation to the Mercedes. The difference at this level is relevant, what means
that the Volkswagen Passat B7 Variant 2.0 TDI CR DPF BlueMotion 140HP manual will be seeding up significantly faster.
The Volkswagen Passat B7 uses 21 % fewer diesel in the city in comparison to the Mercedes C-Class W205 180 156HP manual. The difference in the amount of 1.4 l is quite significant in everyday usage of the automobile. Moreover, in a long term it will even give you significant savings. Remember that fuel consumption may vary depending on how you drive
The Volkswagen Passat B7 features 123 l
more capable trunk
in relation to the Mercedes C-Class W205.
Such a difference is significant
therefore it will affect the comfort of the
car’s usage. At the same time that
the Volkswagen has 31 percent
trunk capacity than the average in the
same class. Roomy
luggage compartment will be useful during family
journeys as well as while
everyday car’s usage.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Volkswagen is 15 millimeters wider than the Mercedes. It is clearly perceptible by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the category of fuel tank size is Volkswagen Passat B7 which is able to take by 67 percent more oil in relation to the Mercedes C-Class W205 180 156HP manual.
The Volkswagen Passat B7 has by 373 cubic centimeters greater engine size in relation to the Mercedes. This may have a little impact when it comes to car's performance, as both values does not differ much.
Maximum load capacity
Gross trailer weight
The Volkswagen Passat B7 is 87 millimeters longer when compared to the Mercedes. Long vehicles are more spacious and also have more storage space. While the Volkswagen Passat B7 Variant 2.0 TDI CR DPF BlueMotion 140HP manual occurs to be better choice for families or drivers who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance driving, the Mercedes may appeal to women because it will not make troubles with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Number of doors
A 5-door car usually means a hatchback (however estate cars also count as 5-door cars) and because of that the Volkswagen Passat B7 Variant, which whole rear including the window lifts up and the rear seats folds flat making more room, has an advantage over the four-door Mercedes with the hinges for the boot that opens under the rear window.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater capacity of loading big amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars at the level of 5 percent to the advantage of the Volkswagen is insignificant and should not be really noticeable.