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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Volkswagen Passat?

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BMW 7-Series Volkswagen Passat

7 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

326 bhp vs 138 bhp

240 kw. vs

58% or 188 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 10.0 sec. 4.1 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 123 mph 32 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 28.5 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 66% or 18.7 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 82 liters vs 70 liters 15% or 12 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2100 kg vs 2000 kg 5% or 100 kg

4 reasons to buy Volkswagen Passat

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 93 g/mile vs 144 g/mile 55% or 51 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 588 liters vs 500 liters 15% or 88 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1706 kg vs 1860 kg 9% or 154 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11 meters vs 12.2 meters 11% or 1.2 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Volkswagen Passat

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 34% or 1011 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Common rail
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 5072 mm vs 4771 mm 6% or 301 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 2062 mm 8% or 160 mm narrower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2710 mm 12% or 360 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)