When we compare the Bentley Flying Spur's and the Volkswagen Phaeton's specifications and ratings, the Bentley Flying Spur has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. The Volkswagen Phaeton has the advantage in the area of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. Based on this comparison of the Bentley Flying Spur's and the Volkswagen Phaeton's specifications and ratings, the Bentley Flying Spur is a better car than the Volkswagen Phaeton.
Bentley Flying Spur vs. Volkswagen Phaeton Pricing
A used 2023 Bentley Flying Spur ranges from $238,391 to $341,334 while a used 2006 Volkswagen Phaeton is priced between $8,500 to $14,818.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Bentley Flying Spur’s base engine makes 542 horsepower, and the Volkswagen Phaeton base engine makes 335 horsepower. The Flying Spur is rated to deliver an average of 17 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 524 miles. The Phaeton is rated to deliver an average of 16 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 483 miles. This gives the Bentley Flying Spur the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Volkswagen Phaeton. The Flying Spur uses premium unleaded, and the Phaeton uses gasoline.