The horsepower is a characteristic that most of drivers pay the greatest attention to. In this case, it is the Toyota Avensis III Sedan that has by 1 % horsepower more than the Volkswagen Passat B8 Sedan, which makes this vehicle somewhat faster. Thanks to more horsepower the Toyota will also provide slightly more efficiency in specific gears.
The Toyota Avensis III Sedan consumes 6 percent less in the combined cycle in relation to the Volkswagen Passat B8. The difference at the level of 0.3 l is not significant. At the same time in the long term it can generate a real savings.
The Toyota Avensis III has 108 Nm more torque when compared to the Volkswagen. Although a great deal of people do not take into consideration the maximum torque when buying a car, it describes the best how fast a vehicle is speeding up. As far as these two vehicles are cars the difference is substantial and for that reason the Toyota Avensis III will deliver you better sensation of driving.
The Toyota Avensis III Sedan 2.0 D-4D 126HP manual consumes 0.3 l less petrol while driving inside city than the Volkswagen. The Toyota, which comes from large family cars class, burns up 4 liters less diesel. It is also worth to know that average fuel consumption in the urban for the mid-size segment equals to 10.6 l, while the Toyota Avensis III uses by 37 % less amount of fuel than the average.
The Toyota Avensis III Sedan has 603 cc greater engine capacity in comparison to the Volkswagen. The difference is large. For this reason the Toyota should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher top speed. On the other hand larger cubic capacity usually means worst fuel economy.
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of getting in to it and greater capacity of putting massive amount of stuff to it. The difference at the level of 2 percent in favor of the Toyota is insignificant and should not be really noticeable.