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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Dodge Nitro?

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13 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Better compression 10.2 vs 9.7 5% or 0.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
More engine power

326 bhp vs 203 bhp

240 kw. vs 151 kw.

38% or 123 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 450 nM vs 315 nM 30% or 135 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 10.3 sec. 4.4 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 118 mph 37 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 176 g/mile 22% or 32 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 500 liters vs 397 liters 21% or 103 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 82 liters vs 73.8 liters 10% or 8.2 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 645 kg vs 590 kg 9% or 55 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1860 kg vs 1950 kg 5% or 90 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

10 reasons to buy Dodge Nitro

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 93 mm vs 84 mm 10% or 9 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90.8 mm vs 89.6 mm 1% or 1.2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 24.11 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 18% or 4.39 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 31.72 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 17% or 5.5 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 16.7 mpg vs 20.5 mpg 23% or 3.8 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2540 kg vs 2505 kg 1% or 35 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2660 kg vs 2100 kg 21% or 560 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 7 years vs 6 years 14% or 1 years
More painted surfaces warranty 7 years vs 3 years 57% or 4 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.1 meters vs 12.2 meters 10% or 1.1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Dodge Nitro

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 5200 RPM 10% or 600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 3700 cm3 19% or 721 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 5072 mm vs 4584 mm 10% or 488 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1856 mm 2% or 46 mm wider
Height 1479 mm vs 1773 mm 17% or 294 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2763 mm 10% or 307 mm more
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 245/50 R20
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 245/50 R20
Spare wheel flat tires vs 245/50 R20
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 20" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)