2009 Peugeot 307 vs. 2005 Peugeot 206

To start off, 2009 Peugeot 307 is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Peugeot 206. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Peugeot 206 would be higher. At 1,997 cc (4 cylinders), 2009 Peugeot 307 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Peugeot 307 (138 HP) has 64 more horse power than 2005 Peugeot 206. (74 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Peugeot 307 should accelerate faster than 2005 Peugeot 206. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Peugeot 307 weights approximately 229 kg more than 2005 Peugeot 206. 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 Peugeot 307 (200 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 80 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Peugeot 206. (120 Nm @ 3400 RPM). This means 2009 Peugeot 307 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Peugeot 206.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Peugeot 307 2005 Peugeot 206
Make Peugeot Peugeot
Model 307 206
Year Released 2009 2005
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1997 cc 1359 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 138 HP 74 HP
Torque 200 Nm 120 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 3400 RPM
Engine Bore Size 85 mm 75 mm
Engine Stroke Size 88 mm 77 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 10.8:1 10.2:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 205 km/hour 170 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 9.8 seconds 14.2 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1254 kg 1025 kg
Vehicle Length 4220 mm 3830 mm
Vehicle Width 1520 mm 1660 mm
Vehicle Height 1750 mm 1430 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2450 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 7.7 L/100km 6.4 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 60 L 50 L


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