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What is Better BMW X1 or Kia Optima?

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BMW X1 Kia Optima

6 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
More engine power

143 bhp vs 134 bhp

105 kw. vs

6% or 9 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 10.2 sec. 0.6 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 54.25 mpg vs 59 mpg 9% or 4.75 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 650 kg 13% or 100 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 1300 kg 28% or 500 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1470 kg vs 1559 kg 6% or 89 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

5 reasons to buy Kia Optima

Performance
More top speed 125 mph vs 124 mph 1 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 80 g/mile vs 85 g/mile 6% or 5 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 505 liters vs 420 liters 17% or 85 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 61 liters 13% or 9 liters
Other specs
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.3 meters 13% or 1.3 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Kia Optima

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1685 cm3 16% or 310 cm3 more
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Common rail
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 4845 mm 8% or 391 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1830 mm 2% or 32 mm narrower
Height 1545 mm vs 1455 mm 6% or 90 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2795 mm 1% or 35 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)