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What is Better BMW X1 or Chevrolet Captiva?

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BMW X1 Chevrolet Captiva

10 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 83 mm 1% or 1 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 10.8 sec. 1.2 sec.
More top speed 124 mph vs 114 mph 10 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 40% or 34 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1350 liters vs 930 liters 31% or 420 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Service cycle
More service interval - Mileage 37290 miles vs 9323 miles 75% or 27967 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1470 kg vs 1770 kg 20% or 300 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.3 meters vs 11.5 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

12 reasons to buy Chevrolet Captiva

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.5 vs 16.5 6% or 1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 92 mm vs 90 mm 2% or 2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

148 bhp vs 143 bhp

110 kw. vs 105 kw.

3% or 5 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 38% or 15.05 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 45.56 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 32% or 14.49 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 32.11 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 44% or 14.16 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 465 liters vs 420 liters 10% or 45 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 65 liters vs 61 liters 6% or 4 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 2030 kg 19% or 475 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 735 kg vs 560 kg 24% or 175 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1800 kg 10% or 200 kg
More maximum roof load 100 kg vs 75 kg 25% or 25 kg

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Chevrolet Captiva

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1991 cm3 0% or 4 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 4635 mm 4% or 181 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1850 mm 3% or 52 mm narrower
Height 1545 mm vs 1720 mm 10% or 175 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2705 mm 2% or 55 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 215/70 R16
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 215/70 R16
Spare wheel BMW mobile system for tire maintenance vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 16" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)