The Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic has 112 percent bigger amount of horses under the hood than the Renault Safrane II. The superiority is huge and so it profoundly affect joy of driving the vehicle. It may be interesting to know that the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 has by 63 % more horsepower compared to the average in class „executive”.
The Mercedes E-Class W211 consumes 4 % less fuel in the mixed cycle when compared to the Renault Safrane II. The Mercedes E-Class W211, which is palced in „upper middle” class uses by 0.1 l more amount of fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the combined cycle amounts to 8.8 l.
When you step on the gas and you start speeding up quickly, that’s torque you’re feeling. And you will feel it better driving the Mercedes E-Class W211 because it has 102 percent more torque when compared to the Renault Safrane II. Presented cars differ so much that only driving the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic you will experience a pleasurable feeling of getting pinned back in the seat as it begins to accelerate.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
If a swift driving is what you are keen on, the Mercedes E-Class W211 is better for you as it’s
acceleration to 100 km/h is
better in relation to
the Renault Safrane II 2.0 16V 138HP manual.
The Mercedes features 237 l
more capable luggage compartment
in comparison to the Renault Safrane II 2.0 16V 138HP manual.
Such a difference is quite relevant
therefore it will distinctly is relevant to the comfort of the
vehicle’s usage. It is worth to note that
the Mercedes E-Class W211 has 40 percent
trunk size than the average in its class. Bigger
luggage compartment will be useful during family
traveling and also while
everyday car’s usage.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top speed possible to be reached by the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic is greater than this of the Renault by 43 km/h, which allows the Mercedes E-Class W211 to overcome quicker large stretches of highway. The difference at the level of 21 % is small and will be insignificant in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower number of revolutions at which the maximum torque is delivered has an impact on an engine’s dynamism and flexibility. However, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is always recommended to check a torque performance graph.
distance between left and right side of a car influences on interior space for travelers and also stability while driving. The Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 is widther only by 27 mm than the Renault Safrane II 2.0 16V 138HP manual and is not really important. The medium for the „E” segment is 1,826 millimeters and is by 9 mm smaller than the same feature of the Mercedes E-Class W211.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving because of more appropriate car's weight distribution. Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 has 82 mm longer wheelbase distance in relation to Renault Safrane II. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the stability and steering. Thus, the mass of Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Mercedes E-Class W211 have a higher gear count than the Renault Safrane II 2.0 16V 138HP manual which means
that Mercedes E-Class W211 would achieve
better speeding up and better fuel
economy. But the difference is not big and unless you are drag
racer at a timed event you would not
notice the difference.
The engine cubic capacity of the Mercedes is by 1,549 cc bigger in comparison to the Renault Safrane II. For this reason the Renault Safrane II will consume less fuel, but, the engine of the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic will be of better performance, working more smoothly and more durable.
The Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic is 81 mm longer in comparison to the Renault. The length of the vehicle is important in respect of driving comfort and room in the boot. The Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Mercedes E-Class W211 will be better driven but the Renault will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length of the body.
An engine in the shape of a V is a
better version of a
which according to us is
adventages. Engine of V configuration
in a vehicle the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic
produces more torque at lower RPM ranges due to
the power stroke coming from 2 sides of the crankshaft. This type of
motor can house high numbers of
cylinders in a smaller package. A
Better engine work and nicer sound is
to driving fans certainly to a V engine’s advantage.
Model release date
Manufacture of the older vehicle commenced 6 years prior to its rival thus we may expect that this vehicle is equipped with not so modern parts .
The higher a car is, the the more convenient is a boarding it and greater possibility of loading big amount of thinks to it. The difference between these two cars that amounts to 63 millimeters in favor of the Mercedes is not big and does not matter much.
Automatic gearbox installed in the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 in spite of having a few drawback offers much more better comfort of driving. After a long ride especially in the city the driver is less exhausted. Moreover automatic puts less strain on the engine thanks to the factory settings of shifts in specific revs range.