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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Porsche Carrera-GT?

Choosing for Porsche Carrera-GT and BMW 3-Series might appear complicated, so we want to make comparison of them. You can see 2 weighty ideas why BMW 3-Series is undoubtedly a more beneficial purchase than Porsche Carrera-GT. Anyway, Porsche Carrera-GT offers 7 strong advantages that make it great buy instead of BMW 3-Series. The review of BMW 3-Series with Porsche Carrera-GT looks at every needed feature and shows data. Compare acceleration or efficiency, look at length, and conveniently compare two cars. The best technical units of BMW are included in 3-Series. Nevertheless Porsche doesn't lag behind and offers its best developments in Carrera-GT. If you had the chance, which car would you choose?

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BMW 3-Series Porsche Carrera-GT

2 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 267 g/mile 181% or 172 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 76 liters 85% or 444 liters

7 reasons to buy Porsche Carrera-GT

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 10 vs 4 6 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

612 bhp vs 181 bhp

444 kw. vs

70% or 431 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.90 sec. vs 7.6 sec. 3.7 sec.
More top speed 205 mph vs 143 mph 62 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 16 mpg vs 39.33 mpg 146% or 23.33 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1540 kg 12% or 160 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Porsche Carrera-GT

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 5733 cm3 65% or 3736 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4613 mm 4% or 211 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1921 mm 6% or 126 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1166 mm 23% or 342 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2730 mm 7% or 190 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)