2007 Peugeot Boxer vs. 2006 Peugeot 407
To start off, 2007 Peugeot Boxer is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 Peugeot 407. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 Peugeot 407 would be higher. At 2,800 cc (4 cylinders), 2007 Peugeot Boxer is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Peugeot Boxer (124 HP @ 3600 RPM) has 10 more horse power than 2006 Peugeot 407. (114 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2007 Peugeot Boxer should accelerate faster than 2006 Peugeot 407.
Because 2007 Peugeot Boxer 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 2007 Peugeot Boxer. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Peugeot 407, 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. Let's talk about torque, 2007 Peugeot Boxer (300 Nm @ 1800 RPM) has 137 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Peugeot 407. (163 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2007 Peugeot Boxer will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Peugeot 407.
Compare all specifications:
|2007 Peugeot Boxer||2006 Peugeot 407|
|Engine Size||2800 cc||1749 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||4 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Valves per Cylinder||2 valves||4 valves|
|Horse Power||124 HP||114 HP|
|Engine RPM||3600 RPM||5500 RPM|
|Torque||300 Nm||163 Nm|
|Torque RPM||1800 RPM||4000 RPM|
|Fuel Type||Gasoline||Gasoline - Premium|
|Number of Seats||3 seats||5 seats|
|Number of Doors||2 doors||5 doors|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||80 L||66 L|