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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Dodge Caliber?

Look at match of BMW 5-Series vs. Dodge Caliber by all-important specs. Our research revealed 9 factors to choose BMW 5-Series - it's winning Dodge Caliber, according to these specs. But Dodge Caliber also possesses some advantages: think about 4 points why it's better than BMW 5-Series. By examining the most prominent features, we revealed the main differences of BMW 5-Series and Dodge Caliber. Choose acceleration or efficiency, match wheel base, and comfortably compare two cars. 5-Series includes all the appreciated benefits of BMW. Nevertheless Dodge doesn't fall behind and presents its best developments in Caliber. After getting all the information, you'll easily figure out which vehicle to buy.

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BMW 5-Series Dodge Caliber

9 reasons to buy BMW 5-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

552 bhp vs 138 bhp

vs 103 kw.

75% or 414 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 8.8 sec. 4.6 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 115 mph 40 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 29.5 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 57% or 16.77 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 51.5 liters 36% or 28.5 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 450 kg 40% or 300 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1200 kg 40% or 800 kg

4 reasons to buy Dodge Caliber

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 100 g/mile vs 144 g/mile 44% or 44 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 525 liters vs 520 liters 1% or 5 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1560 kg vs 1870 kg 20% or 310 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.8 meters vs 12 meters 11% or 1.2 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Dodge Caliber

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 55% or 2427 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 6 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 4415 mm 10% or 495 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1800 mm 5% or 91 mm wider
Height 1456 mm vs 1535 mm 5% or 79 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2635 mm 11% or 329 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)