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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Volkswagen Sharan?

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BMW 5-Series Volkswagen Sharan

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 150 bhp

vs 110 kw.

73% or 402 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 10.7 sec. 6.5 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 122 mph 33 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 29.5 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 33% or 9.7 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 70 liters 13% or 10 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1800 kg 10% or 200 kg

3 reasons to buy Volkswagen Sharan

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 104 g/mile vs 144 g/mile 38% or 40 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1723 kg vs 1870 kg 9% or 147 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.9 meters vs 12 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Volkswagen Sharan

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 1390 cm3 68% or 3005 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Turbocharged and supercharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 5 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 4854 mm 1% or 56 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1904 mm 1% or 13 mm narrower
Height 1456 mm vs 1720 mm 15% or 264 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2919 mm 2% or 45 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)