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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Opel Kadett?

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BMW 5-Series Opel Kadett

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 75 bhp

vs 54 kw.

86% or 477 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 13.00 sec. 8.8 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 104 mph 51 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 520 liters vs 290 liters 44% or 230 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 1000 kg 50% or 1000 kg

2 reasons to buy Opel Kadett

Other specs
Less weight 890 kg vs 1870 kg 110% or 980 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.50 meters vs 12 meters 14% or 1.5 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Opel Kadett

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 1598 cm3 64% or 2797 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 5 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 3998 mm 19% or 912 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1663 mm 12% or 228 mm wider
Height 1456 mm vs 1385 mm 5% or 71 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2520 mm 15% or 444 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)