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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Rover 600?

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BMW 5-Series Rover 600

8 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 115 bhp

vs

79% or 437 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 10.5 sec. 6.3 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 121 mph 34 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 29.5 mpg vs 31.72 mpg 8% or 2.22 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 65 liters 19% or 15 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1200 kg 40% or 800 kg

3 reasons to buy Rover 600

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 144 g/mile 5% or 7 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1280 kg vs 1870 kg 46% or 590 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.2 meters vs 12 meters 7% or 0.8 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Rover 600

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 1849 cm3 58% or 2546 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 5 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 4650 mm 5% or 260 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1720 mm 9% or 171 mm wider
Height 1456 mm vs 1380 mm 5% or 76 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2720 mm 8% or 244 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)