The Mercedes E-Class W211 comes with petrol which produce by 72 percent more horsepower over the the engine of the Renault Vel Satis, transforming the car to a more sporty character. It seems to be googd choice to those who want to feel thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
The Mercedes uses 0.7 l fewer fuel in the combined cycle in comparison to the Renault Vel Satis. The Mercedes, which is classified in „E” segment burns up by 0.1 l more fuel than the average in its class. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 8.8 l.
The Mercedes has 97 Nm more torque in relation to the Renault. Even though the majority of people do not attach importance the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it presents the best how fast a car is speeding up. In this case the difference is relevant thus the Mercedes E-Class W211 will deliver you better sensation of driving.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
If a swift driving is what you are really in to, the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic fits you better as it’s
acceleration from 0 to 100 Km/h is
the Renault Vel Satis 2.0 i 16V Turbo 170HP manual.
The Mercedes E-Class W211 has 240 liters
larger luggage compartment
than the Renault Vel Satis 2.0 i 16V Turbo 170HP manual.
Such a difference is significant
so it will matters when it comes to the comfort of the
car’s usage. It is worth to note that
the Mercedes has 40 %
boot size than the average in its segment. Larger
trunk will be useful during family
traveling and also while
The maximum velocity of the Mercedes E-Class W211 is greater in comparison to this of the Renault by 39 kilometers/hour, which allows the Mercedes E-Class W211 to cover faster long distance of highway. The difference at the level of 39 kilometers/hour is small and will not be a very noticable in everyday driving.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range and a lower number of rotations at which the highest torque is produced has an impact on an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. Still, to get a whole view on an engine efficiency, it is always good to see a torque graph.
The Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 has 9 mm longer wheelbase in relation to Renault Vel Satis. Therefore the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic is more safe and has a better stability. Moreover, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable traveling.
Number of gears
The Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 have a higher speed count compared with the Renault Vel Satis which means
that Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 3.5 V6 (350 CGI) 292HP automatic should achieve
better speeding up and lesser fuel consumption. But the difference is not big and if you are not drag
racing at a timed event you would not
feel the difference.
The engine size of the Mercedes E-Class W211 Estate S211 is by 75 percent larger in relation to the Renault Vel Satis. For this reason the Renault Vel Satis 2.0 i 16V Turbo 170HP manual will consume less fuel, but, the engine of the Mercedes E-Class W211 will be of better performance, running more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
Maximum load capacity
An engine in the shape of a V is a
improved construction of a
which as far as we are concerned is
adventages. Engine of V characteristic
in a car the Mercedes
produces more torque at lower RPM ranges due to
the power stroke coming from 2 sides of the crankshaft. This type of
engime can contain high numbers of
cylinders in a smaller package. A
Better engine work and thrilling sound is
certainly to a V engine’s advantage.
Trunk length with seats down
For a comfortable travelling around town, it is good to have an automatic but the type of transmisison may have a big impact on fuel efficiency. Automatics may burn up more or less from 5 to 10% more than manuals.