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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Ford Thunderbird?

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BMW 5-Series Ford Thunderbird

4 reasons to buy BMW 5-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

552 bhp vs 205 bhp

vs 149 kw.

63% or 347 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 9.00 sec. 4.8 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 131 mph 24 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 427 liters 18% or 93 liters

3 reasons to buy Ford Thunderbird

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 25 mpg vs 29.5 mpg 18% or 4.5 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1680 kg vs 1870 kg 11% or 190 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.90 meters vs 12 meters 10% or 1.1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Ford Thunderbird

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 4603 cm3 5% or 208 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 5 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 5047 mm 3% or 137 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1847 mm 2% or 44 mm wider
Height 1456 mm vs 1338 mm 8% or 118 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2870 mm 3% or 94 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)