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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Rover Streetwise?

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BMW 3-Series Rover Streetwise

11 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

181 bhp vs 100 bhp

vs 74 kw.

45% or 81 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 9.9 sec. 2.3 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 110 mph 33 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.33 mpg vs 47.11 mpg 20% or 7.78 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 99 g/mile 4% or 4 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 6 vs EURO 3 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 304 liters 42% or 216 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 60 liters vs 50 liters 17% or 10 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 695 kg vs 500 kg 28% or 195 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1600 kg vs 1000 kg 38% or 600 kg

2 reasons to buy Rover Streetwise

Other specs
Less weight 1120 kg vs 1540 kg 38% or 420 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.42 meters vs 11 meters 6% or 0.58 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Rover Streetwise

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 1994 cm3 0% or 3 cm3 more
Fuel supply Turbocharged vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 3980 mm 17% or 844 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1736 mm 15% or 311 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1495 mm 1% or 13 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2500 mm 14% or 420 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)