Skoda Superb estate vs Vauxhall Insignia Sports tourer - specifications

 Skoda Superb EstateVauxhall insignia Sports Tourer
On-the-road price/total as tested£24,790/£26,245£23,565/£24,845
Residual value (after 3yrs/30,000)£10,040/40.5%£7,706/32.7%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£1,091/£2,182£848/£1,697
Annual fuel cost (12,000/20,000 miles)£1,731/£2,885£1,639/£2,732
Ins. grp./quote/road tax band/cost22/£607/G/£15021/£483/E/£120
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£270/£295/£270£186/£303/£186
Engine4cyl in-line/1,968cc4cyl in-line/1,956cc
Peak power170/4,200 bhp/rpm158/4,000 bhp/rpm
Peak torque350/1,750 Nm/rpm350/1,750 Nm/rpm
Transmission6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel60 litres/foam70 litres/sp. saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down)633/1,865 litres540/1,530 litres
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight1,577/563/1,800kg1,658/632/1,600kg
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.8 metres/0.32Cd10.9 metres/0.30Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery3yrs (60,000)/3yrs3yrs (60,000)/1yr
Service intervals/UK dealers10,000 miles/13520,000 miles/404
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.1st/2nd33rd/29th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./points90/81/50/594/79/40/5
0-60/30-70mph9.2/8.8 secs10.1/9.4 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th3.9/6.3 secs4.5/8.7 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th7.6/12.1 secs9.7/21.8 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph135mph/2,050rpm134mph/1,650rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph49.4/38.4/9.3m48.2/35.4/9.4m
Auto Express economy/range35.8mpg/473 miles37.8mpg/582 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined36.7/57.6/47.9mpg40.9/65.7/53.3mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket211/155g/km/22%200/139g/km/18%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSeven/yes/yesSix/yes/£375
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise control£1,280/yes/yesNo/yes/yes
Climate control/leather/heated seatsYes/yes/yesYes/£1,020*/£1,020*
Metallic paint/xenons/keyless go£410/yes/no£405/£870/no

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