Judgement day - specifications

Check out the full specs below.

 Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCi GhiaVW Passat 2.0 TDI SE 4MotionVauxhall Vectra 1.9 CDTI DesignHonda Accord 2.2 I-CDTi Sport
On the road price/total as tested"£19,645/£21,645""£20,205/£22,970""£19,910/£21,060""£19,350/£19,350"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)""£7,445/37.9 per cent""£8,787/43.5 per cent""£6,511/32.7 per cent""£9,346/48.3 per cent"
Contract hire per month£361£378£390£345
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£908/£1,650""£1,067/£1,940""£876/£1,593""£809/£1,471"
Running costs (pence per mile)48.351.251.145.9
Insurance group/quote8/N/A10/£26211/£28212/£282
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd serviceN/A (see panel)£285/£360/£285£146/£247/£146£500 (5yrs Fixed Price)
Engine"4cyl/1,997cc turbo""4cyl/1,968cc turbo ""4cyl/1,910cc turbo""4cyl/2,204cc turbo"
Peak power"138/4,000 bhp/rpm""138/4,000 bhp/rpm""148/4,000 bhp/rpm""138/4,000 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque"320/1,750 Nm/rpm""320/2,500 Nm/rpm""320/2,000 Nm/rpm""340/2,000 Nm/rpm"
Transmission"6-spd, man/fwd ""6-spd, man/4WD ""6-spd, man/fwd ""6-spd, man/fwd "
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel70 litres/space-saver70 litres/full-size steel61 litres/space-saver65 litres/space-saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down)"540/1,460 litres"461 litres/N/A"500/1,050 litres"459 litres/N/A
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight"1,615/555/1,800kg""1,554/606/2,000kg""1,459/546/1,600kg""1,477/493/1,500kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient11.5 metres/N/A11.4 metres/0.28Cd11.3 metres/0.29Cd10.8 metres/0.26Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60k)/1yr Ford3yrs 60k/1yr VW3yrs 60k/1yr Vauxhall3yrs 90k/3yrs AA
Service intervals/UK dealers"12,500 miles/781"Variable miles/259"20,000 miles/500""12,500 miles/205"
0-60mph9.3 secs10.3 secs9.1 secs8.9 secs
30-70 thru gears9.1 secs10.9 secs9.0 secs8.6 secs
30-50 in 3rd/4th3.7/5.7 secs4.1/6.3 secs3.8/6.8 secs4.0/6.0 secs
50-70 in 5th/6th7.5/10.1 secs8.3/10.5 secs7.8/11.1 secs7.6/10.2 secs
Top speed130mph127mph135mph132mph
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph46.9/33.6/8.6 metres48.4/35.0/9.2 metres48.0/35.4/8.8 metres46.6/34.0/8.9 metres
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph64/46/61/68dB67/44/62/67dB66/44/63/68dB61/43/62/69dB
Auto Express economy/range39.5mpg/608 miles36.8mpg/567 miles40.4mpg/542 miles46.4mpg/663 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined37.2/57.6/47.9mpg32.5/51.4/42.8mpg38.2/60.1/49.6mpg39.2/62.8/51.4mpg
CO2 emissions/tax bracket156g/km/21 per cent174g/km/24 per cent154g/km/20 per cent145g/km/19 per cent
Airbags/Isofix/parking/rain sensorsSeven/yes/£400/yesSix/yes/£355/£360Six/yes/£425/yesSix/yes/£400/no
Clim ctrl/electric/leather/heat seats"Yes/£500/£1,250/£250""£415/yes/£1,395/£315"Yes/no/no/noYes/no/no/no
Alloy wheels/met paint/xenon lightsYes/£350/£650Yes/£365/£815Yes/£350/£850Yes/£400/no
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise control"£1,100/yes/yes"No/yes/yes"£1,715/£400/yes"No/yes/yes
Elec sunroof/windows/fold mirrors£500/yes/yes£515/yes/£360£600/yes/yesNo/yes/yes
Multifunc steering/adjust reach/rakeYes/yes/yes£160/yes/yesYes/yes/yesYes/yes/yes
Sat-nav/CD changer/Bluetooth"£1,200/£1,200/£150""£1,650/£1,650*/£575"£800/yes/£300"£1,400/£375/£1,400"

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