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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Opel Commodore?

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BMW 3-Series Opel Commodore

5 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

181 bhp vs 115 bhp

vs 83 kw.

36% or 66 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 11.50 sec. 3.9 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 112 mph 31 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 480 liters 8% or 40 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 695 kg vs 630 kg 9% or 65 kg

3 reasons to buy Opel Commodore

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Other specs
Less weight 1217 kg vs 1540 kg 27% or 323 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.80 meters vs 11 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Opel Commodore

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 2461 cm3 19% or 464 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4705 mm 2% or 119 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1722 mm 16% or 325 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1410 mm 6% or 98 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2668 mm 9% or 252 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)