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2007 Citroen C3 vs. 2000 Renault Laguna

To start off, 2007 Citroen C3 is newer by 7 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2000 Renault Laguna. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2000 Renault Laguna would be higher. At 1,782 cc (4 cylinders), 2000 Renault Laguna is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2000 Renault Laguna (116 HP @ 5750 RPM) has 49 more horse power than 2007 Citroen C3. (67 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2000 Renault Laguna should accelerate faster than 2007 Citroen C3. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2000 Renault Laguna weights approximately 380 kg more than 2007 Citroen C3. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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, 2000 Renault Laguna (174 Nm @ 3750 RPM) has 24 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Citroen C3. (150 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 2000 Renault Laguna will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Citroen C3. 2000 Renault Laguna has automatic transmission and 2007 Citroen C3 has manual transmission. 2007 Citroen C3 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2000 Renault Laguna will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2007 Citroen C3 2000 Renault Laguna
Make Citroen Renault
Model C3 Laguna
Year Released 2007 2000
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1398 cc 1782 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 67 HP 116 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 5750 RPM
Torque 150 Nm 174 Nm
Torque RPM 1750 RPM 3750 RPM
Engine Bore Size 73.7 mm 82.7 mm
Engine Stroke Size 82 mm 83 mm
Top Speed 165 km/hour 185 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 14.8 seconds 13.2 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1005 kg 1385 kg
Vehicle Length 3860 mm 4700 mm
Vehicle Width 1670 mm 1780 mm
Vehicle Height 1540 mm 1450 mm
Wheelbase Size 2470 mm 2770 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 4.1 L/100km 8.6 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 45 L 70 L


 

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