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What is Better BMW 3-Series or Subaru XV?

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BMW 3-Series Subaru XV

7 reasons to buy BMW 3-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

181 bhp vs 144 bhp

vs

20% or 37 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 9.0 sec. 1.4 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 120 mph 23 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.33 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 20% or 7.87 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 6 vs EURO 5 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 380 liters 27% or 140 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 695 kg vs 650 kg 6% or 45 kg

3 reasons to buy Subaru XV

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 91 g/mile vs 95 g/mile 4% or 4 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1415 kg vs 1540 kg 9% or 125 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11 meters 10% or 1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 3-Series vs. Subaru XV

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1997 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 0% or 1 cm3 less
Fuel supply Turbocharged vs Common rail
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4824 mm vs 4450 mm 8% or 374 mm shorter
Width 2047 mm vs 1780 mm 13% or 267 mm wider
Height 1508 mm vs 1570 mm 4% or 62 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2920 mm vs 2635 mm 10% or 285 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)