2005 Mercedes-Benz E vs. 2009 Peugeot 207
To start off, 2009 Peugeot 207 is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Mercedes-Benz E. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Mercedes-Benz E would be higher. 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 100 more horse power than 2009 Peugeot 207. (121 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Mercedes-Benz E should accelerate faster than 2009 Peugeot 207.
Because 2005 Mercedes-Benz E is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2005 Mercedes-Benz E. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Peugeot 207, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E has automatic transmission and 2009 Peugeot 207 has manual transmission. 2009 Peugeot 207 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2005 Mercedes-Benz E will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.
Compare all specifications:
|2005 Mercedes-Benz E||2009 Peugeot 207|
|Engine Size||3199 cc||1600 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Valves per Cylinder||3 valves||4 valves|
|Horse Power||221 HP||121 HP|
|Fuel Type||Gasoline - Premium||Gasoline|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||2 seats|
|Number of Doors||5 doors||4 doors|
|Vehicle Length||4860 mm||4044 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1830 mm||1972 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1500 mm||1397 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||80 L||50 L|