Comparison between:
• Suzuki Grand Vitara III 1.9 DDiS (diesel, 2005)
• Alfa Romeo 159 Sportwagon 1.9 JTDM (diesel, 2006)
• Jaguar X-type Estate 2.0 TDi (diesel, 2003)
• Volkswagen Passat Variant (B6) 2.0 TDI (diesel, 2005)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ManufacturerSuzukiAlfa RomeoJaguarVolkswagen
SeriesGrand Vitara159X-typePassat
ModelIII 1.9 DDiSSportwagon 1.9 JTDMEstate 2.0 TDiVariant (B6) 2.0 TDI
First year of production2005200620032005
Last year of production-20112009-

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body type-station wagon (estate, combi)station wagon (estate, combi)station wagon (estate, combi)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2640.00 mm (millimeters)
8.66 ft (feet)
103.94 in (inches)
2.6400 m (meters)
2700.00 mm (millimeters)
8.86 ft (feet)
106.30 in (inches)
2.7000 m (meters)
2710.00 mm (millimeters)
8.89 ft (feet)
106.69 in (inches)
2.7100 m (meters)
2709.00 mm (millimeters)
8.89 ft (feet)
106.65 in (inches)
2.7090 m (meters)
Front track1540.00 mm (millimeters)
5.05 ft (feet)
60.63 in (inches)
1.5400 m (meters)
-1522.00 mm (millimeters)
4.99 ft (feet)
59.92 in (inches)
1.5220 m (meters)
1552.00 mm (millimeters)
5.09 ft (feet)
61.10 in (inches)
1.5520 m (meters)
Rear track1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
-1537.00 mm (millimeters)
5.04 ft (feet)
60.51 in (inches)
1.5370 m (meters)
1551.00 mm (millimeters)
5.09 ft (feet)
61.06 in (inches)
1.5510 m (meters)
Length4470.00 mm (millimeters)
14.67 ft (feet)
175.98 in (inches)
4.4700 m (meters)
4660.00 mm (millimeters)
15.29 ft (feet)
183.46 in (inches)
4.6600 m (meters)
4716.00 mm (millimeters)
15.47 ft (feet)
185.67 in (inches)
4.7160 m (meters)
4774.00 mm (millimeters)
15.66 ft (feet)
187.95 in (inches)
4.7740 m (meters)
Width1810.00 mm (millimeters)
5.94 ft (feet)
71.26 in (inches)
1.8100 m (meters)
1828.00 mm (millimeters)
6.00 ft (feet)
71.97 in (inches)
1.8280 m (meters)
1789.00 mm (millimeters)
5.87 ft (feet)
70.43 in (inches)
1.7890 m (meters)
1820.00 mm (millimeters)
5.97 ft (feet)
71.65 in (inches)
1.8200 m (meters)
Height1695.00 mm (millimeters)
5.56 ft (feet)
66.73 in (inches)
1.6950 m (meters)
1424.00 mm (millimeters)
4.67 ft (feet)
56.06 in (inches)
1.4240 m (meters)
1483.00 mm (millimeters)
4.87 ft (feet)
58.39 in (inches)
1.4830 m (meters)
1517.00 mm (millimeters)
4.98 ft (feet)
59.72 in (inches)
1.5170 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-445.0 l (liters)
15.72 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.45 m3 (cubic meters)
445000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
445.0 l (liters)
15.72 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.45 m3 (cubic meters)
445000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
603.0 l (liters)
21.29 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.60 m3 (cubic meters)
603000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity--1415.0 l (liters)
49.97 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.42 m3 (cubic meters)
1415000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1731.0 l (liters)
61.13 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.73 m3 (cubic meters)
1731000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1660 kg (kilograms)
3659.67 lbs (pounds)
1585 kg (kilograms)
3494.33 lbs (pounds)
1575 kg (kilograms)
3472.28 lbs (pounds)
1445 kg (kilograms)
3185.68 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2070 kg (kilograms)
4563.57 lbs (pounds)
-2050 kg (kilograms)
4519.48 lbs (pounds)
2080 kg (kilograms)
4585.62 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank66.0 l (liters)
14.52 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.44 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)
61.0 l (liters)
13.42 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.11 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fueldieseldieseldieseldiesel
Type of fuel systemcommon railcommon railcommon railcommon rail
Engine model----
Engine locationlongitudinal, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1870 cc (cubic centimeters)1910 cc (cubic centimeters)1998 cc (cubic centimeters)1968 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-double overhead camshaft (DOHC)--
Type of aspirationturboturboturboturbo
Compression ratio17.00 : 117.50 : 118.20 : 118.50 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder-4 (four)4 (four)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)80.00 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.15 in (inches)
0.0800 m (meters)
82.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.23 in (inches)
0.0820 m (meters)
86.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.39 in (inches)
0.0860 m (meters)
81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)93.00 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.66 in (inches)
0.0930 m (meters)
90.40 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.56 in (inches)
0.0904 m (meters)
86.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.39 in (inches)
0.0860 m (meters)
95.50 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.76 in (inches)
0.0955 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power129 hp (horse power)
96.2 kW (kilowatts)
130.8 ps (metric horsepower)
150 hp (horse power)
111.9 kW (kilowatts)
152.1 ps (metric horsepower)
130 hp (horse power)
96.9 kW (kilowatts)
131.8 ps (metric horsepower)
140 hp (horse power)
104.4 kW (kilowatts)
141.9 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at3750 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)3800 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque300 Nm (newton meters)
30.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
221.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
320 Nm (newton meters)
32.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
236.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
330 Nm (newton meters)
33.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
243.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
320 Nm (newton meters)
32.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
236.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1800 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h13.20 s (seconds)9.60 s (seconds)10.20 s (seconds)12.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed171 km/h (kilometers per hour)
106.25 mph (miles per hour)
208 km/h (kilometers per hour)
129.25 mph (miles per hour)
198 km/h (kilometers per hour)
123.03 mph (miles per hour)
190 km/h (kilometers per hour)
118.06 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient----

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)9.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.07 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
25.02 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.61 mpl (miles per liter)
10.64 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.83 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.19 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
28.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.49 mpl (miles per liter)
12.05 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.72 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.06 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.16 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.97 mpl (miles per liter)
12.82 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.56 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.88 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.13 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.75 mpl (miles per liter)
14.08 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.47 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.77 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
35.11 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.27 mpl (miles per liter)
14.93 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.06 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.27 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
49.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.95 mpl (miles per liter)
20.83 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.03 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.24 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
50.05 mpg (miles per gallon)
13.22 mpl (miles per liter)
21.28 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.03 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.24 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
50.05 mpg (miles per gallon)
13.22 mpl (miles per liter)
21.28 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)7.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.69 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.03 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
30.55 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.07 mpl (miles per liter)
12.99 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.34 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.61 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
38.56 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.19 mpl (miles per liter)
16.39 km/l (kilometers per liter)
-5.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.23 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.48 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
42.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.10 mpl (miles per liter)
17.86 km/l (kilometers per liter)
EU emission standard---EURO IV
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions----

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Transmission model----
Type of transmissionmanualmanualmanualmanual
Number of automatic gears----
Number of manual gears5 (five)6 (six)5 (five)6 (six)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefour-wheel drive (4x4/4WD/AWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)

Steering

Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steeringrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinionrack and pinion
Type of power steering----
Turning circle diameter-11.10 m (meters)
36.42 ft (feet)
437.01 in (inches)
-11.40 m (meters)
37.40 ft (feet)
448.82 in (inches)

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - shock absorber strut/damper - double wishbones - shock absorber strut/damper - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - coil springs - anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar - coil springs - coil springs

Brakes

Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discsventilated discsventilated discsventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdrumdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size---6.5J X 16
Tyre code225/65 R17215/55 R16205/55 R16205/55 R16