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Compare Audi A6 Avant C8 [35 TDI DCT] vs Volkswagen Passat B8 Variant [1.4 TSI] vs Volkswagen Passat B8 Alltrack [2.0 BiTDI 4MOTION DSG]

Reviews

Neo score
74%
46%
33%
Pros
  • Superb styling
  • Good 0.27 drag coefficient
  • Low fuel consumption
  • Good towing capacity
  • Good fuel economy rating
  • Imposing design
  • Not as ugly as the B7 Alltrack
  • More spacious
Cons
  • Engine downsizing
  • Only available with small engines
  • PHEV nonsense
  • MacPherson front suspension
  • Loads of gadgetry
  • Only available with small engines
  • Still uglier than the B8 Variant
  • Loads of gadgets

Price

MSRP
42135 GBP
Offers (incl. referral links)

Variants

35 TDI DCT
40 TDI DCT
40 TDI quattro DCT
45 TDI quattro AT
45 TFSI DCT
45 TFSI quattro DCT
45 TFSI ultra DCT
45 TFSI ultra quattro DCT
50 TDI quattro AT
50 TFSI e quattro DCT
55 TFSI e quattro DCT
55 TFSI quattro DCT
1.4 TSI
1.4 TSI ACT
1.4 TSI ACT 4MOTION
1.4 TSI ACT DSG
1.4 TSI DSG
1.5 TSI
1.5 TSI DSG
1.6 TDI
1.6 TDI DSG
1.8 TSI DSG
2.0 BiTDI 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TDI 150PS
2.0 TDI 150PS 4MOTION
2.0 TDI 150PS DSG
2.0 TDI 190PS
2.0 TDI 190PS DSG
2.0 TDI 190PS DSG 4MOTION
2.0 TSI 220PS DSG
2.0 TSI 272PS 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TSI 280PS 4MOTION DSG
GTE
2.0 BiTDI 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TDI 190PS 4MOTION
2.0 TDI 190PS 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TSI 220PS 4MOTION DSG
2.0 TSI 4MOTION DSG

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
565 L / 20.0 cu-ft
650 L / 23.0 cu-ft ~ 1780 L / 62.9 cu-ft
639 L / 22.6 cu-ft ~ 1769 L / 62.5 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
12.6 L / 13.3 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
5.5 L / 5.8 qt
4.0 L / 4.2 qt
4.9 L / 5.2 qt
Fuel Capacity
63.0 L / 16.6 gal
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
66.0 L / 17.4 gal
Passengers
5
5
5
Payload
620 kg / 1367 lbs
566 kg / 1248 lbs
659 kg / 1453 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc
Disc
Disc
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
Multi-link
Multi-link
Multi-link
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Independent, spring
Independent, spring
Tire Size
225/60 R 17 99 Y
215/60 R16
245/45 R18, 245/40 R19
Turning Circle
12.1 m / 39.7 ft
11.7 m / 38.4 ft
11.7 m / 38.4 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
17.9 kWh (gross)
9.9 kWh (gross)
Body Style
5-door mild-hybrid Station Wagon
5-door Station Wagon
5-door Station Wagon

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
145 mm / 5.7 in
174 mm / 6.9 in
Size | Height
1494 mm / 58.8 in
1477 mm / 58.1 in
1506 mm / 59.3 in
Size | Length
4939 mm / 194.4 in
4767 mm / 187.7 in
4777 mm / 188.1 in
Size | Width
1886 mm / 74.3 in | 2110 mm / 83.1 in (mirror unfolded)
1832 mm / 72.1 in
1832 mm / 72.1 in | 2083 mm / 82.0 in (mirror unfolded)
Track Width | Front
1630.0 mm / 64.2 in
1584.0 mm / 62.4 in
1582.0 mm / 62.3 in
Track Width | Rear
1617.0 mm / 63.7 in
1568.0 mm / 61.7 in
1565.0 mm / 61.6 in
Weight
1710.0 kg / 3769.9 lbs
1394.0 kg / 3073.2 lbs
1701.0 kg / 3750.1 lbs
Wheel Size
7.5J x 17
6.5J x 16
8J x 18, 8J x 19
Wheelbase
2924 mm / 115.1 in
2791 mm / 109.9 in
2789 mm / 109.8 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
9.5 sec
9.9 sec
6.4 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
9.0 sec
9.4 sec
6.1 sec
CO2 Emission
108 ~ 118 g/km
124 ~ 127 g/km
145 ~ 144 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
0.27
Electric Range
60.0 km / 37.3 mi
Fuel Economy
4.1 L/100km / 57.4 MPG (combined) | 4.6 L/100km / 51.1 MPG (urban) | 3.8 L/100km / 61.9 MPG (highway)
5.3 L/100km / 44.4 MPG (combined) | 6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (urban) | 4.4 L/100km / 53.5 MPG (highway)
5.5 L/100km / 42.8 MPG (combined) | 6.6 L/100km / 35.6 MPG (urban) | 4.9 L/100km / 48.0 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
219.0 km/h / 136.1 mph
206.0 km/h / 128.0 mph
234.0 km/h / 145.4 mph
Towing Capacity
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
720 kg / 1587 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1800 kg / 3968 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 1500 kg / 3307 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 8% gradient) | 2200 kg / 4850 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Front-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6d - TEMP
Euro 6
Euro 6
Engine
DEZD
CZCA
CUAA
Engine | Bore
81.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
16.0:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc
1.4 L / 85.1 cu-in / 1395.0 cc
2.0 L / 120.1 cu-in / 1968.0 cc
Engine | Power
163.0 hp / 121.5 kW @ 3250-4200 rpm
125.0 hp / 93.2 kW @ 5000-6000 rpm
240.0 hp / 179.0 kW @ 4000 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
82.8 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
89.6 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-in
122.0 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
95.5 mm / 3.8 in
Engine | Torque
370 Nm / 272.9 lb-ft @ 1500-3000 rpm
200 Nm / 147.5 lb-ft @ 1400-4000 rpm
500 Nm / 368.8 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm
Engine | Type
Turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Bi-turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
7-speed
6-speed
7-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic S tronic
Manual
Automatic DSG

Production

Availability
2019
2014 ~ 2018
2015 ~ 2018
Debut
2018 Geneva Motor Show
Made In
Germany
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