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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Renault Espace?

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BMW 3-Series Renault Espace

7 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

181 bhp vs 170 bhp

vs 125 kw.

6% or 11 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 9.7 sec. 2.1 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 128 mph 15 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 141 g/mile 48% or 46 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 6 vs EURO 4 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 291 liters 44% or 229 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1540 kg vs 1685 kg 9% or 145 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

4 reasons to buy Renault Espace

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 29.39 mpg vs 39.33 mpg 34% or 9.94 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 83 liters vs 60 liters 28% or 23 liters
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. Renault Espace

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 0% or 1 cm3 less
Fuel supply Turbocharged vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4661 mm 3% or 163 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1860 mm 9% or 187 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1728 mm 13% or 220 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2803 mm 4% or 117 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)