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2009 Audi A6 vs. 2005 Volkswagen Bora

To start off, 2009 Audi A6 is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Volkswagen Bora. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Volkswagen Bora would be higher. At 2,393 cc (6 cylinders), 2009 Audi A6 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Audi A6 (176 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 63 more horse power than 2005 Volkswagen Bora. (113 HP @ 5200 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Audi A6 should accelerate faster than 2005 Volkswagen Bora. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Audi A6 weights approximately 149 kg more than 2005 Volkswagen Bora. 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, 2009 Audi A6 (230 Nm @ 3000 RPM) has 60 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Volkswagen Bora. (170 Nm @ 2400 RPM). This means 2009 Audi A6 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Volkswagen Bora.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Audi A6 2005 Volkswagen Bora
Make Audi Volkswagen
Model A6 Bora
Year Released 2009 2005
Body Type Sedan Station Wagon
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2393 cc 1896 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 5 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 176 HP 113 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 5200 RPM
Torque 230 Nm 170 Nm
Torque RPM 3000 RPM 2400 RPM
Engine Bore Size 81 mm 82.6 mm
Engine Stroke Size 77.4 mm 92.8 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 11.0:1 10.5:1
Fuel Type Gasoline - Premium Gasoline - Premium
Acceleration 0-100mph 9.1 seconds 11.4 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1480 kg 1331 kg
Vehicle Length 4800 mm 4420 mm
Vehicle Width 1820 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1490 mm
Wheelbase Size 2770 mm 2520 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.9 L/100km 8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 55 L


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