The Renault Safrane I consumes 0.3 l less in the combined cycle in comparison to the Peugeot 605. The difference in the amount of 3 percent is not realy noticeable. However within some time it can generate a considerable reduction of costs.
Width of a car directly affects interior space for travelers as well as stability on road. The Renault Safrane I 2.2 110HP manual is widther only by 16 millimeters than the Peugeot and is not really important. The average for the „upper middle” class is around 1,826 mm and is by 8 millimeters smaller than the width of the Renault Safrane I.
The Renault Safrane I 2.2 110HP manual is 45 millimeters longer than the Peugeot 605. Long vehicles are more spacious and usually provide more storage space. Although the Renault Safrane I 2.2 110HP manual occurs to be better for families or those who love the idea of comfortable driving that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual may appeal to singles because it will not cause troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
Number of doors
A five-door car generally means a hatchback and as a result the Renault Safrane I, which whole rear including the window lifts up and the rear seats folds flat giving more space for cargo, has an advantage on the four-door Peugeot 605 which in turn has a smaller trunk cut off from the passenger compartment.
Model release date
Given that the Peugeot's production started only 3 years before the Renault Safrane I 2.2 110HP manual, the gap between technology used in both cars shouldn’t be really huge, however, the Renault Safrane I may feature a bit more advanced solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you happen to carry in the trunk thinks of large size, the Renault, which is by 2 % higher than the Peugeot 605 3.0 167HP manual, would be appropriate option for you. However, presented vehicles do not differ much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much perceptible.