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2005 Mercedes-Benz E vs. 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano

To start off, both 2005 Mercedes-Benz E and 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano were released in the same year (2005). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 3,199 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Mercedes-Benz E is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E (221 HP) has 113 more horse power than 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano. (108 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E should accelerate faster than 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano weights approximately 261 kg more than 2005 Mercedes-Benz E.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E (315 Nm @ 3000 RPM) has 45 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano. (270 Nm @ 1600 RPM). This means 2005 Mercedes-Benz E will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano.

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2005 Mercedes-Benz E 2005 Mercedes-Benz Viano
Make Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz
Model E Viano
Year Released 2005 2005
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3199 cc 2148 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 3 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 221 HP 108 HP
Torque 315 Nm 270 Nm
Torque RPM 3000 RPM 1600 RPM
Engine Bore Size 89.9 mm 88 mm
Engine Stroke Size 84 mm 88.3 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.0:1 18.0:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Diesel
Top Speed 233 km/hour 157 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 8.5 seconds 16.2 seconds
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1785 kg 2046 kg
Vehicle Length 4860 mm 5000 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1910 mm
Vehicle Height 1500 mm 1880 mm
Wheelbase Size 2830 mm 3210 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.6 L/100km 8.9 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 80 L 75 L


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