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100points

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)

61points

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

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Honda Odyssey LX (2015) vs Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
100
points
Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
61
points
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

Why is Honda Odyssey LX (2015) better than Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)?

  • 1.2l/100 km better fuel economy (highway)
    ?

    8.4l/100 kmvs9.6l/100 km
  • 3.62x greater cargo volume
    ?

    1087lvs300l
  • 1.2s faster acceleration (0-100)
    ?

    9.2svs10.4s
  • Has a rear-view camera
    ?
  • Has air suspension
    ?
  • Has smart key as standard
    ?
  • Has fully independent suspension
    ?
  • 1.83x greater cargo volume (seats down)
    ?

    4205lvs2297l

Why is Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014) better than Honda Odyssey LX (2015)?

  • 6.7l/100 km better fuel economy (city)
    ?

    5.7l/100 kmvs12.4l/100 km
  • 17mm shorter
    1.72mvs1737mm
  • 108mm narrower
    1.9mvs2012mm
  • 36560km longer basic warranty (km)
    ?

    96560kmvs60000km
  • 300mm shorter length
    4.85mvs5154mm
  • Has Stop-Start system
    ?

General info

1.Has air suspension
?

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
2.Has fully independent suspension
?

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
3.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
?

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
4. longer basic warranty (years)
?

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Nissan Versa Note S (2014)

Unlimited yrs

3yrs

3yrs

5. longer basic warranty (km)
?

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Kia Rondo Platinum (2014)

160000km

60000km

96560km

6.Has front-wheel drive
?

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

Dimensions

1. greater cargo volume
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.

Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

3448l

1087l

300l

2.height
?

Best

Volvo XC70 (2015)

917mm

1.74m

1.72m

3.width
?

Best

Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)

1m

2.01m

1.9m

4. greater cargo volume (seats down)
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.

Best

Toyota Sienna SE (2014)

4247l

4205l

2297l

5. longer wheelbase
?

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

Best

Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014)

3.7m

3m

2.92m

6. shorter length
?

Best

Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014)

2.34m

5.15m

4.85m

Speed

1. faster acceleration (0-100)
?

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.

Best

Tesla Roadster

1.9s

9.2s

10.4s

Engine

1. better fuel economy (city)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Citroen C4 Picasso (2014)

3.6l/100 km

12.4l/100 km

5.7l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (highway)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Citroen C4 Picasso (2014)

3.2l/100 km

8.4l/100 km

9.6l/100 km

3. larger engine size
?

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.

Best

SRT Viper (2014)

8.4l

3.5l

1.8l

4. more cylinders
?

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.

Best

Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013)

16

6

4

5.maximum torque
?

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Ford S-Max 2.2 Titanium X Sport (2014)

420Nm

339Nm

175Nm

6.Has Stop-Start system
?

A Stop-Start system automatically turns off the engine when stopping in traffic or at a red light, and seamlessly starts it again when pressure is applied to the accelerator. This saves fuel and is more ecological.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

Features

1.Has a rear-view camera
?

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
2.Has smart key as standard
?

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
3. more airbags
?

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six but some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.

Best

Ford Edge (2017)

14

6

6

4.Has height-adjustable seat belts
?

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
5.Has in-car system
?

An in-car system (eg. Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) gives you extra functionality, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
6.Has Bluetooth
?

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

Honda Odyssey LX (2015)
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

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