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What is Better BMW X1 or Citroen Saxo?

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BMW X1 Citroen Saxo

17 reasons to buy BMW X1

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 16.5 vs 9.7 41% or 6.8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 72 mm 14% or 12 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 69 mm 23% or 21 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

143 bhp vs 60 bhp

105 kw. vs

58% or 83 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 12.8 sec. 3.2 sec.
More top speed 124 mph vs 101 mph 23 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 96 g/mile 13% or 11 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 420 liters vs 280 liters 33% or 140 liters
More maximum trunk space 1350 liters vs 953 liters 29% or 397 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 45 liters 26% or 16 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2030 kg vs 1330 kg 34% or 700 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 600 kg 67% or 1200 kg
More maximum roof load 75 kg vs 50 kg 33% or 25 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 1 years 67% or 2 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 1 years 67% or 2 years

6 reasons to buy Citroen Saxo

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 43.46 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 25% or 10.79 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 53.27 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 13% or 6.78 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 32.78 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 41% or 13.49 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 1310 kg vs 560 kg 57% or 750 kg
Other specs
Less weight 805 kg vs 1470 kg 83% or 665 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.5 meters vs 11.3 meters 8% or 0.8 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Citroen Saxo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6200 RPM 35% or 2200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1124 cm3 44% or 871 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Central fuel Injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 3718 mm 17% or 736 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1595 mm 11% or 203 mm wider
Height 1545 mm vs 1360 mm 12% or 185 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2385 mm 14% or 375 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 155/70 R13T
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 155/70 R13T
Spare wheel BMW mobile system for tire maintenance vs 155/70 R13T
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)