Comparison between:
• Citroen C8 (Phase I) 2.0 HDi 16V (diesel, 2006)
• Citroen C8 (Phase I) 2.0 HDi 16V FAP (diesel, 2006)
• Volkswagen Sharan I 1.9 TDI (diesel, 2003)
• Volkswagen Sharan I 1.9 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.

ManufacturerCitroenCitroenVolkswagenVolkswagen
SeriesC8C8SharanSharan
Model(Phase I) 2.0 HDi 16V(Phase I) 2.0 HDi 16V FAPI 1.9 TDII 1.9 TDI
First year of production2006200620032005
Last year of production20082008--

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typeminivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV)minivan (multi-purpose vehicle, MPV)--
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Number of seats7 (seven)7 (seven)7 (seven)7 (seven)
Wheelbase2823.00 mm (millimeters)
9.26 ft (feet)
111.14 in (inches)
2.8230 m (meters)
2823.00 mm (millimeters)
9.26 ft (feet)
111.14 in (inches)
2.8230 m (meters)
2841.00 mm (millimeters)
9.32 ft (feet)
111.85 in (inches)
2.8410 m (meters)
2841.00 mm (millimeters)
9.32 ft (feet)
111.85 in (inches)
2.8410 m (meters)
Front track1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
1530.00 mm (millimeters)
5.02 ft (feet)
60.24 in (inches)
1.5300 m (meters)
1530.00 mm (millimeters)
5.02 ft (feet)
60.24 in (inches)
1.5300 m (meters)
Rear track1548.00 mm (millimeters)
5.08 ft (feet)
60.94 in (inches)
1.5480 m (meters)
1548.00 mm (millimeters)
5.08 ft (feet)
60.94 in (inches)
1.5480 m (meters)
1524.00 mm (millimeters)
5.00 ft (feet)
60.00 in (inches)
1.5240 m (meters)
1524.00 mm (millimeters)
5.00 ft (feet)
60.00 in (inches)
1.5240 m (meters)
Length4727.00 mm (millimeters)
15.51 ft (feet)
186.10 in (inches)
4.7270 m (meters)
4727.00 mm (millimeters)
15.51 ft (feet)
186.10 in (inches)
4.7270 m (meters)
4634.00 mm (millimeters)
15.20 ft (feet)
182.44 in (inches)
4.6340 m (meters)
4634.00 mm (millimeters)
15.20 ft (feet)
182.44 in (inches)
4.6340 m (meters)
Width1854.00 mm (millimeters)
6.08 ft (feet)
72.99 in (inches)
1.8540 m (meters)
1854.00 mm (millimeters)
6.08 ft (feet)
72.99 in (inches)
1.8540 m (meters)
1810.00 mm (millimeters)
5.94 ft (feet)
71.26 in (inches)
1.8100 m (meters)
1810.00 mm (millimeters)
5.94 ft (feet)
71.26 in (inches)
1.8100 m (meters)
Height1766.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.53 in (inches)
1.7660 m (meters)
1766.00 mm (millimeters)
5.79 ft (feet)
69.53 in (inches)
1.7660 m (meters)
1730.00 mm (millimeters)
5.68 ft (feet)
68.11 in (inches)
1.7300 m (meters)
1730.00 mm (millimeters)
5.68 ft (feet)
68.11 in (inches)
1.7300 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity225.0 l (liters)
7.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.23 m3 (cubic meters)
225000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
225.0 l (liters)
7.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.23 m3 (cubic meters)
225000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
256.0 l (liters)
9.04 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.26 m3 (cubic meters)
256000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
256.0 l (liters)
9.04 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.26 m3 (cubic meters)
256000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity2948.0 l (liters)
104.11 ft3 (cubic feet)
2.95 m3 (cubic meters)
2948000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
2948.0 l (liters)
104.11 ft3 (cubic feet)
2.95 m3 (cubic meters)
2948000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
2610.0 l (liters)
92.17 ft3 (cubic feet)
2.61 m3 (cubic meters)
2610000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
2610.0 l (liters)
92.17 ft3 (cubic feet)
2.61 m3 (cubic meters)
2610000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1736 kg (kilograms)
3827.22 lbs (pounds)
1743 kg (kilograms)
3842.66 lbs (pounds)
1710 kg (kilograms)
3769.90 lbs (pounds)
1710 kg (kilograms)
3769.90 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2530 kg (kilograms)
5577.70 lbs (pounds)
2530 kg (kilograms)
5577.70 lbs (pounds)
2470 kg (kilograms)
5445.42 lbs (pounds)
2510 kg (kilograms)
5533.60 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)
80.0 l (liters)
17.60 UK gal (UK gallons)
21.13 US gal (US gallons)
70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 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 locationtransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement1997 cc (cubic centimeters)1997 cc (cubic centimeters)1896 cc (cubic centimeters)1896 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)overhead camshaft (OHC)overhead camshaft (OHC)
Type of aspirationturboturboturboturbo
Compression ratio17.60 : 117.60 : 119.00 : 119.00 : 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 cylinder4 (four)4 (four)2 (two)2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)85.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.35 in (inches)
0.0850 m (meters)
85.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.35 in (inches)
0.0850 m (meters)
79.50 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.13 in (inches)
0.0795 m (meters)
79.50 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.13 in (inches)
0.0795 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)88.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.46 in (inches)
0.0880 m (meters)
88.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.46 in (inches)
0.0880 m (meters)
95.50 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.76 in (inches)
0.0955 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 power120 hp (horse power)
89.5 kW (kilowatts)
121.7 ps (metric horsepower)
136 hp (horse power)
101.4 kW (kilowatts)
137.9 ps (metric horsepower)
130 hp (horse power)
96.9 kW (kilowatts)
131.8 ps (metric horsepower)
150 hp (horse power)
111.9 kW (kilowatts)
152.1 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 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)
310 Nm (newton meters)
31.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
228.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
310 Nm (newton meters)
31.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
228.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)2000 rpm (revolutions per minute)1900 rpm (revolutions per minute)1900 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h12.90 s (seconds)11.40 s (seconds)12.80 s (seconds)11.90 s (seconds)
Maximum speed180 km/h (kilometers per hour)
111.85 mph (miles per hour)
190 km/h (kilometers per hour)
118.06 mph (miles per hour)
188 km/h (kilometers per hour)
116.82 mph (miles per hour)
199 km/h (kilometers per hour)
123.65 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient----

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)8.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.94 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.32 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
26.73 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.06 mpl (miles per liter)
11.36 km/l (kilometers per liter)
9.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.98 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.38 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
26.13 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.90 mpl (miles per liter)
11.11 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.76 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.11 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.40 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.77 mpl (miles per liter)
12.50 km/l (kilometers per liter)
8.1 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.78 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.14 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
29.04 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.67 mpl (miles per liter)
12.35 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)5.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.28 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.53 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
40.55 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.71 mpl (miles per liter)
17.24 km/l (kilometers per liter)
6.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.32 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
39.20 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.36 mpl (miles per liter)
16.67 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.14 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.37 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
45.23 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.95 mpl (miles per liter)
19.23 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.2 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.14 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.37 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
45.23 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.95 mpl (miles per liter)
19.23 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)6.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.52 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.82 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
34.09 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.01 mpl (miles per liter)
14.49 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)
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EU emission standardEURO IVEURO IV--
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions182 g/km (grammes per kilometer)188 g/km (grammes per kilometer)--

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 gears6 (six)6 (six)6 (six)6 (six)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)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 steeringhydraulichydraulichydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter11.62 m (meters)
38.12 ft (feet)
457.48 in (inches)
11.62 m (meters)
38.12 ft (feet)
457.48 in (inches)
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Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
- independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
- shock absorber strut/damper - shock absorber strut/damper
Type of rear suspension - semi-dependent
- coil springs
- semi-dependent
- coil springs
- 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 brakesdiscsdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

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

Rim size6.5J X 156.5J X 15--
Tyre code205/60 R16205/60 R16215/55 R16215/55 R16