Peugeot 308 vs Volkswagen Golf - specifications

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 Peugeot 308VW Golf 1.4
 1.6 THP 150 SETSi GT Sport
On the road price/total as tested"£16,895/£19,845""£18,110/£20,625"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)""£6,606/39.1 per cent""£8,801/48.6 per cent"
Running costs/contract hire50.3ppm/£32452.2ppm/£336
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£743/£1,352""£797/£1,449"
"Annual fuel cost (12,000 miles)""£1,736""£1,618"
Insurance group/quote13/£34013/£411
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£160/£255/£145£145/£145/£250
Engine"4cyl in-line/1,598cc turbo""4cyl in-line/1,390cc turbo"
Peak power"150/5,800 bhp/rpm""138/5,600 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque"244/1,400 Nm/rpm""220/1,750 Nm/rpm"
Transmission"5-spd, man/fwd""6-spd, man/fwd"
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel60 litres/space-saver55 litres/full-size
Boot capacity (seats up/down)"348/1,398 litres""350/1,305 litres"
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight"1,271/499/1,650kg""1,265/575/1,400kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.7 metres/0.31Cd10.9 metres/0.32Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery"3yrs (60,000)/1yr AA""3yrs (60,000)/1yr VW"
Service intervals/UK dealers"20,000 miles/300"Variable miles/259
0-60/30-70mph8.9/8.6 secs8.8/8.7 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th4.4/6.3 secs4.2/5.6 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th9.8 secs/N/A8.3/10.7 secs
Top speed133mph127mph
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph49.0/35.8/9.0 metres48.8/35.9/9.1 metres
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph58/37/60/69dB58/40/61/68dB
Auto Express economy/range32.8mpg/433 miles35.2mpg/426 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined28.8/50.4/39.7mpg29.7/49.6/39.8mpg
CO2 emissions/tax bracket167g/km/20 per cent169g/km/20 per cent
Airbags/Isofix/parking/rain sensorsSeven/yes/£350/yesSix/yes/£315/yes
Air-con/clim ctrl/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/£900/no"Yes/£695/£1,645/£330"
Alloy wheels/met paint/xenon lightsYes/£350/noYes/£365/£750
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise control"£1,000/yes/yes""£1,330/yes/£270"
Elec sunroof/windows/folding mirrorsNo/yes/yes£515/yes/£110
Multifunc steering/adjust reach/rakeNo/yes/yes£370/yes/yes
Sat-nav/CD changer/MP3/Bluetooth"£1,300^/£475/£1,300^/£1,300^""£1,845^/£1,845^/£1,845^/no"

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