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What is Better BMW X1 or Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class?

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BMW X1 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

4 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
More engine power

143 bhp vs 120 bhp

105 kw. vs

16% or 23 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 50 liters 18% or 11 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 695 kg 7% or 55 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 1500 kg 17% or 300 kg

8 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.0 sec. vs 9.6 sec. 0.6 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 124 mph 6 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.2 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 15% or 7.05 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 81 g/mile vs 85 g/mile 5% or 4 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 6 vs EURO 5 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 470 liters vs 420 liters 11% or 50 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1395 kg vs 1470 kg 5% or 75 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11 meters vs 11.3 meters 3% or 0.3 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1595 cm3 20% or 400 cm3 more
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 4630 mm 4% or 176 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 2032 mm 12% or 234 mm narrower
Height 1545 mm vs 1432 mm 7% or 113 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2699 mm 2% or 61 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)