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What is Better BMW X1 or Fiat 500?

Comparing BMW X1 with Fiat 500 might help buyers make decision which model is better. You can see 15 weighty ideas why BMW X1 is undoubtedly a more reasonable choice than Fiat 500. Fiat 500 also offers 5 ideas to purchase it forgetting about BMW X1. Our team gathered information about the cars to introduce a pure match of Fiat 500 and BMW X1. You will compare two cars and form your personal view about them.X1 offers all the classical benefits of BMW. Drivers agree that also did a lot to turn 500 into a real leader.

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BMW X1 Fiat 500

15 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 2 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 16.5 vs 10.0 39% or 6.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 80.5 mm 4% or 3.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 86 mm 4% or 4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

143 bhp vs 85 bhp

105 kw. vs 63 kw.

41% or 58 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 145 nM 55% or 175 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 11 sec. 1.4 sec.
More top speed 124 mph vs 108 mph 16 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 54.25 mpg vs 68.8 mpg 27% or 14.55 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 60.05 mpg vs 76.38 mpg 27% or 16.33 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 46.27 mpg vs 57.56 mpg 24% or 11.29 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 35 liters 43% or 26 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 440 kg 76% or 1360 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

5 reasons to buy Fiat 500

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 59 g/mile vs 85 g/mile 44% or 26 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 830 kg vs 750 kg 10% or 80 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 930 kg vs 1470 kg 58% or 540 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 11.3 meters 7% or 0.7 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Fiat 500

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 27% or 1500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 875 cm3 56% or 1120 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 3546 mm 20% or 908 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1627 mm 10% or 171 mm wider
Height 1545 mm vs 1488 mm 4% or 57 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2300 mm 17% or 460 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 185/55 R15
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 185/55 R15
Spare wheel BMW mobile system for tire maintenance vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes vs 18 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)