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2009 Jaguar X-Type vs. 2006 Volkswagen Multivan

To start off, 2009 Jaguar X-Type is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2006 Volkswagen Multivan. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2006 Volkswagen Multivan would be higher. At 3,189 cc (6 cylinders), 2006 Volkswagen Multivan is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Volkswagen Multivan (232 HP @ 6200 RPM) has 89 more horse power than 2009 Jaguar X-Type. (143 HP @ 3500 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Volkswagen Multivan should accelerate faster than 2009 Jaguar X-Type. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2006 Volkswagen Multivan weights approximately 802 kg more than 2009 Jaguar X-Type. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2006 Volkswagen Multivan is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2009 Jaguar X-Type. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Volkswagen Multivan will offer significantly more control. 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 Jaguar X-Type (361 Nm @ 1800 RPM) has 46 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Volkswagen Multivan. (315 Nm @ 2900 RPM). This means 2009 Jaguar X-Type will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Volkswagen Multivan.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Jaguar X-Type 2006 Volkswagen Multivan
Make Jaguar Volkswagen
Model X-Type Multivan
Year Released 2009 2006
Body Type Sedan Van
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2198 cc 3189 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 143 HP 232 HP
Engine RPM 3500 RPM 6200 RPM
Torque 361 Nm 315 Nm
Torque RPM 1800 RPM 2900 RPM
Engine Bore Size 86 mm 84 mm
Engine Stroke Size 94.6 mm 95.9 mm
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 215 km/hour 205 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 9.1 seconds 10.5 seconds
Drive Type Front 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 7 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1502 kg 2304 kg
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4900 mm
Vehicle Width 1800 mm 1910 mm
Vehicle Height 1440 mm 1950 mm
Wheelbase Size 2720 mm 3010 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6 L/100km 12.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 61 L 80 L


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