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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Ford Taunus?

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BMW 3-Series Ford Taunus

4 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

181 bhp vs 59 bhp

vs 43 kw.

67% or 122 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 17.70 sec. 10.1 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 88 mph 55 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 483 liters 7% or 37 liters

2 reasons to buy Ford Taunus

Other specs
Less weight 965 kg vs 1540 kg 60% or 575 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.70 meters vs 11 meters 3% or 0.3 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Ford Taunus

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 1294 cm3 35% or 703 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4340 mm 10% or 484 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1706 mm 17% or 341 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1363 mm 10% or 145 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2579 mm 12% or 341 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)