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What is Better BMW X1 or Nissan Maxima QX?

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13 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
Better compression 16.5 vs 9.5 42% or 7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 76 mm 10% or 8 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 73.3 mm 19% or 16.7 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

143 bhp vs 140 bhp

105 kw. vs 103 kw.

2% or 3 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 179 nM 44% or 141 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 1.7 sec.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 137 g/mile 61% or 52 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1350 liters vs 520 liters 61% or 830 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2030 kg vs 2015 kg 1% or 15 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 700 kg 7% or 50 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 1500 kg 17% or 300 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

10 reasons to buy Nissan Maxima QX

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Performance
More top speed 126 mph vs 124 mph 2 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 30.69 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 77% or 23.56 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.69 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 55% or 21.36 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 101% or 23.27 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 61 liters 13% or 9 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 600 kg vs 560 kg 7% or 40 kg
More maximum roof load 100 kg vs 75 kg 25% or 25 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1415 kg vs 1470 kg 4% or 55 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.8 meters vs 11.3 meters 5% or 0.5 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Nissan Maxima QX

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6400 RPM 38% or 2400 less rpms.
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 4920 mm 9% or 466 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1780 mm 1% or 18 mm wider
Height 1545 mm vs 1435 mm 7% or 110 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2750 mm 0% or 10 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 215/55 R16
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 215/55 R16
Spare wheel BMW mobile system for tire maintenance vs 215/55 R16
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)