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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Opel Antara?

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BMW 3-Series Opel Antara

8 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

181 bhp vs 163 bhp

vs 118 kw.

10% or 18 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 9.90 sec. 2.3 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 117 mph 26 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.33 mpg vs 45.04 mpg 15% or 5.71 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 104 g/mile 9% or 9 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 402 liters 23% or 118 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1540 kg vs 1736 kg 13% or 196 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11 meters vs 11.80 meters 7% or 0.8 meters

3 reasons to buy Opel Antara

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 695 kg 7% or 55 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1600 kg 20% or 400 kg

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Opel Antara

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 2231 cm3 10% or 234 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4596 mm 5% or 228 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1850 mm 10% or 197 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1761 mm 14% or 253 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2707 mm 7% or 213 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)