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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Land Rover Discovery?

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BMW 5-Series Land Rover Discovery

8 reasons to buy BMW 5-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

552 bhp vs 188 bhp

vs 140 kw.

66% or 364 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 11 sec. 6.8 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 112 mph 43 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 171 g/mile 19% or 27 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 280 liters 46% or 240 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1870 kg vs 2429 kg 30% or 559 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

4 reasons to buy Land Rover Discovery

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 27.19 mpg vs 29.5 mpg 8% or 2.31 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 82.3 liters vs 80 liters 3% or 2.3 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 3500 kg vs 2000 kg 43% or 1500 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.45 meters vs 12 meters 5% or 0.55 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Land Rover Discovery

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 2720 cm3 38% or 1675 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 6 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 4835 mm 2% or 75 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1915 mm 1% or 24 mm narrower
Height 1456 mm vs 1887 mm 23% or 431 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2885 mm 3% or 79 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)