51points

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)

67points

Volvo XC90 (2015)

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
Comparison winner
vs
vs

24 facts in comparison

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014) vs Volvo XC90 (2015)

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
51
points
Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
67
points
Volvo XC90 (2015)

Why is Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014) better than Volvo XC90 (2015)?

  • 9.3l/100 km better fuel economy (city)
    ?

    5.7l/100 kmvs15l/100 km
  • 20.48% greater cargo volume
    ?

    300lvs249l
  • 31mm narrower
    1.9mvs1935mm
  • 63mm shorter
    1.72mvs1783mm
  • 59mm longer wheelbase
    ?

    2.92mvs2860mm
  • 16 560km longer basic warranty (km)
    ?

    96 560kmvs80000km
  • Has Stop-Start system
    ?
  • 5l/100 km better fuel economy (combined)
    ?

    7.2l/100 kmvs12.2l/100 km

Why is Volvo XC90 (2015) better than Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)?

  • 0.2l/100 km better fuel economy (highway)
    ?

    9.4l/100 kmvs9.6l/100 km
  • Has a rear-view camera
    ?
  • 2 more airbags
    ?

    8vs6
  • Has in-car system
    ?
  • 61Nm higher maximum torque
    ?

    236Nmvs175Nm
  • 46mm shorter length
    4.81mvs4854mm
  • 2 more cylinders
    ?

    6vs4
  • 1.78x larger engine size
    ?

    3.2lvs1.8l

General info

1.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.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
2.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

Porsche 911 GT3 RS (2019)

Unlimited km

96 560km

80 000km

3.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

4yrs

4.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.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
5.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.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)

Dimensions

1.cargo volume
?

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

Best

Nissan Murano CrossCabriolet (2014)

3448l

300l

249l

2.width
?

Best

Peugeot 208 Allure (2014)

1m

1.9m

1.94m

3.height
?

Best

Volvo XC70 (2015)

917mm

1.72m

1.78m

4.length
?

Best

Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014)

2.34m

4.85m

4.81m

5.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

2.92m

2.86m

6.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

2297l

2639l

Engine

1.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

Ferrari 458 Spider (2013)

0l/100 km

5.7l/100 km

15l/100 km

2.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

Ferrari 458 Spider (2013)

0l/100 km

9.6l/100 km

9.4l/100 km

3.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

Hennessey Venom GT (2014)

1566Nm

175Nm

236Nm

4.number of 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

4

6

5.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

1.8l

3.2l

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.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)

Features

1.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
?

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
2.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.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
3.number of 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

8

4.Has in-car system
?

An in-car system (e.g., Ford SYNC, Apple CarPlay) offers extra functionalities, such as navigation, taking phone calls (when linked to your smartphone) and controlling music.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)
5.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.

Volkswagen Sharan S 1.4 TSI (2014)
Volvo XC90 (2015)

Which are the best minivans?

Show all
This page is currently only available in English.