Comparison between:
• Seat Exeo ST 2.0 TDI (diesel, 2009)
• Audi A6 Avant (4F,C6) 2.7 TDI V6 (diesel, 2004)
• Volkswagen Passat (B5) 1.9 TDI (diesel, 2001)
• BMW 3er Touring (E46) 320d (diesel, 2000)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

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

ManufacturerSeatAudiVolkswagenBMW
SeriesExeoA6Passat3er
ModelST 2.0 TDIAvant (4F,C6) 2.7 TDI V6(B5) 1.9 TDITouring (E46) 320d
First year of production2009200420012000
Last year of production-200820052001

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typestation wagon (estate, combi)station wagon (estate, combi)sedan (saloon)station wagon (estate, combi)
Number of doors5 (five)5 (five)4 (four)5 (five)
Number of seats5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)5 (five)
Wheelbase2642.00 mm (millimeters)
8.67 ft (feet)
104.02 in (inches)
2.6420 m (meters)
2843.00 mm (millimeters)
9.33 ft (feet)
111.93 in (inches)
2.8430 m (meters)
2703.00 mm (millimeters)
8.87 ft (feet)
106.42 in (inches)
2.7030 m (meters)
2725.00 mm (millimeters)
8.94 ft (feet)
107.28 in (inches)
2.7250 m (meters)
Front track1522.00 mm (millimeters)
4.99 ft (feet)
59.92 in (inches)
1.5220 m (meters)
1612.00 mm (millimeters)
5.29 ft (feet)
63.46 in (inches)
1.6120 m (meters)
1515.00 mm (millimeters)
4.97 ft (feet)
59.65 in (inches)
1.5150 m (meters)
1471.00 mm (millimeters)
4.83 ft (feet)
57.91 in (inches)
1.4710 m (meters)
Rear track1523.00 mm (millimeters)
5.00 ft (feet)
59.96 in (inches)
1.5230 m (meters)
1618.00 mm (millimeters)
5.31 ft (feet)
63.70 in (inches)
1.6180 m (meters)
1515.00 mm (millimeters)
4.97 ft (feet)
59.65 in (inches)
1.5150 m (meters)
1478.00 mm (millimeters)
4.85 ft (feet)
58.19 in (inches)
1.4780 m (meters)
Length4670.00 mm (millimeters)
15.32 ft (feet)
183.86 in (inches)
4.6700 m (meters)
4933.00 mm (millimeters)
16.18 ft (feet)
194.21 in (inches)
4.9330 m (meters)
4703.00 mm (millimeters)
15.43 ft (feet)
185.16 in (inches)
4.7030 m (meters)
4478.00 mm (millimeters)
14.69 ft (feet)
176.30 in (inches)
4.4780 m (meters)
Width1772.00 mm (millimeters)
5.81 ft (feet)
69.76 in (inches)
1.7720 m (meters)
1855.00 mm (millimeters)
6.09 ft (feet)
73.03 in (inches)
1.8550 m (meters)
1746.00 mm (millimeters)
5.73 ft (feet)
68.74 in (inches)
1.7460 m (meters)
1739.00 mm (millimeters)
5.71 ft (feet)
68.46 in (inches)
1.7390 m (meters)
Height1430.00 mm (millimeters)
4.69 ft (feet)
56.30 in (inches)
1.4300 m (meters)
1463.00 mm (millimeters)
4.80 ft (feet)
57.60 in (inches)
1.4630 m (meters)
1462.00 mm (millimeters)
4.80 ft (feet)
57.56 in (inches)
1.4620 m (meters)
1409.00 mm (millimeters)
4.62 ft (feet)
55.47 in (inches)
1.4090 m (meters)
Ground clearance----
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity442.0 l (liters)
15.61 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.44 m3 (cubic meters)
442000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
565.0 l (liters)
19.95 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.56 m3 (cubic meters)
565000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
475.0 l (liters)
16.77 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.47 m3 (cubic meters)
475000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
435.0 l (liters)
15.36 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.43 m3 (cubic meters)
435000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity1354.0 l (liters)
47.82 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.35 m3 (cubic meters)
1354000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1660.0 l (liters)
58.62 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.66 m3 (cubic meters)
1660000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
800.0 l (liters)
28.25 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.80 m3 (cubic meters)
800000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
1345.0 l (liters)
47.50 ft3 (cubic feet)
1.34 m3 (cubic meters)
1345000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1490 kg (kilograms)
3284.89 lbs (pounds)
1695 kg (kilograms)
3736.84 lbs (pounds)
1395 kg (kilograms)
3075.45 lbs (pounds)
1460 kg (kilograms)
3218.75 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2050 kg (kilograms)
4519.48 lbs (pounds)
2325 kg (kilograms)
5125.75 lbs (pounds)
1950 kg (kilograms)
4299.01 lbs (pounds)
1960 kg (kilograms)
4321.06 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank70.0 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)
62.0 l (liters)
13.64 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.38 US gal (US gallons)
63.0 l (liters)
13.86 UK gal (UK gallons)
16.64 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 railpump-nozzle (unit injector system, UIS)common rail
Engine model--AVF-
Engine locationlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, frontlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement1968 cc (cubic centimeters)2698 cc (cubic centimeters)1896 cc (cubic centimeters)1951 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typeoverhead camshaft (OHC)double overhead camshaft (DOHC)overhead camshaft (OHC)overhead camshaft (OHC)
Type of aspirationturboturboturboturbo
Compression ratio16.50 : 117.00 : 119.00 : 119.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineV engineinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)6 (six)4 (four)4 (four)
Valves per cylinder2 (two)4 (four)2 (two)4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)81.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.19 in (inches)
0.0810 m (meters)
83.00 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0830 m (meters)
79.50 mm (millimeters)
0.26 ft (feet)
3.13 in (inches)
0.0795 m (meters)
84.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.31 in (inches)
0.0840 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)95.50 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.76 in (inches)
0.0955 m (meters)
83.10 mm (millimeters)
0.27 ft (feet)
3.27 in (inches)
0.0831 m (meters)
95.50 mm (millimeters)
0.31 ft (feet)
3.76 in (inches)
0.0955 m (meters)
88.00 mm (millimeters)
0.29 ft (feet)
3.46 in (inches)
0.0880 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 power143 hp (horse power)
106.6 kW (kilowatts)
145.0 ps (metric horsepower)
180 hp (horse power)
134.2 kW (kilowatts)
182.5 ps (metric horsepower)
130 hp (horse power)
96.9 kW (kilowatts)
131.8 ps (metric horsepower)
136 hp (horse power)
101.4 kW (kilowatts)
137.9 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)3300 - 4250 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque320 Nm (newton meters)
32.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
236.0 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
380 Nm (newton meters)
38.7 kgm (kilogram meters)
280.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
310 Nm (newton meters)
31.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
228.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
280 Nm (newton meters)
28.6 kgm (kilogram meters)
206.5 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2500 rpm (revolutions per minute)1400 - 3300 rpm (revolutions per minute)1900 rpm (revolutions per minute)1750 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Redline RPM----
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h9.60 s (seconds)8.30 s (seconds)9.90 s (seconds)10.10 s (seconds)
Maximum speed207 km/h (kilometers per hour)
128.62 mph (miles per hour)
225 km/h (kilometers per hour)
139.81 mph (miles per hour)
208 km/h (kilometers per hour)
129.25 mph (miles per hour)
207 km/h (kilometers per hour)
128.62 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient-0.32--

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)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)
9.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.16 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.59 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
24.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
6.34 mpl (miles per liter)
10.20 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.65 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.98 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
31.36 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.28 mpl (miles per liter)
13.33 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)4.5 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
0.99 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.19 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
52.27 mpg (miles per gallon)
13.81 mpl (miles per liter)
22.22 km/l (kilometers per liter)
5.4 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.19 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.43 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
43.56 mpg (miles per gallon)
11.51 mpl (miles per liter)
18.52 km/l (kilometers per liter)
4.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.01 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.22 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
51.13 mpg (miles per gallon)
13.51 mpl (miles per liter)
21.74 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)
Fuel consumption (combined)5.7 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.25 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.51 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
41.27 mpg (miles per gallon)
10.90 mpl (miles per liter)
17.54 km/l (kilometers per liter)
7.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.54 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.60 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.88 mpl (miles per liter)
14.29 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)
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EU emission standardEURO VEURO IV--
Catalytic converter----
CO2 emissions-187 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)5 (five)
Final drive ratio----
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)rear wheel drive (RWD)

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 steeringhydraulic-hydraulichydraulic
Turning circle diameter11.20 m (meters)
36.75 ft (feet)
440.94 in (inches)
11.90 m (meters)
39.04 ft (feet)
468.50 in (inches)
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Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - double wishbones - independent suspension
- multi-link suspension
- tie-rod
- coil springs - coil springs
Type of rear suspension - dependent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
- independent suspension
- trapezoidal link
- double wishbones - 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 discsdiscs
Type of rear brakesdiscsdiscsdiscsdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)YesYesYesYes

Wheels

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

Rim size7J X 16 ET 45, 7.5J X 17 ET 42, 8J X 18 ET427.5J X 16R15-
Tyre code205/55 R16, 225/45 R17, 225/40 R18225/55 R16195/65 R15205/55 R16