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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Fiat 131?

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BMW 5-Series Fiat 131

7 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 85 bhp

vs 62 kw.

85% or 467 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 13.60 sec. 9.4 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 99 mph 56 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 400 liters 23% or 120 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 500 kg 33% or 250 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1080 kg 46% or 920 kg

2 reasons to buy Fiat 131

Other specs
Less weight 1050 kg vs 1870 kg 78% or 820 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.80 meters vs 12 meters 11% or 1.2 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Fiat 131

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 1585 cm3 64% or 2810 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 4 3 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 4260 mm 13% or 650 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1640 mm 13% or 251 mm wider
Height 1456 mm vs 1410 mm 3% or 46 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2490 mm 16% or 474 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)