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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Nissan Pathfinder?

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BMW 3-Series Nissan Pathfinder

8 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

181 bhp vs 174 bhp

vs 128 kw.

4% or 7 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 11.5 sec. 3.9 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 108 mph 35 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 148 g/mile 56% or 53 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 6 vs EURO 3 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 515 liters 1% or 5 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1540 kg vs 2160 kg 40% or 620 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11 meters vs 11.9 meters 8% or 0.9 meters

4 reasons to buy Nissan Pathfinder

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.38 mpg vs 39.33 mpg 25% or 7.95 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 60 liters 25% or 20 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 695 kg 7% or 55 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 3000 kg vs 1600 kg 47% or 1400 kg

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Nissan Pathfinder

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 2488 cm3 20% or 491 cm3 less
Fuel supply Turbocharged vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4740 mm 2% or 84 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1850 mm 10% or 197 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1783 mm 15% or 275 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2850 mm 2% or 70 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)