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What is Better BMW X1 or Renault Megane Scenic?

Do you want to figure out what car is more efficient: BMW X1 or Renault Megane Scenic? We revealed 16 factors to go for BMW X1 - it's above Renault Megane Scenic, according to such arguments. Anyway, Renault Megane Scenic offers 6 strong pluses that make it wonderful buy instead of BMW X1. We summed up info about the vehicles to introduce a pure match of Renault Megane Scenic with BMW X1. It might help you decide on the better option - compare two cars before making decision. X1 offers all the classical advantages of BMW. Nevertheless Renault doesn't fall behind and offers its best technologies in Megane Scenic. If you had the opportunity, which model would you choose?

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BMW X1 Renault Megane Scenic

16 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 9.5 42% or 7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 79.5 mm 5% or 4.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 80.5 mm 11% or 9.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

143 bhp vs 90 bhp

105 kw. vs 66 kw.

37% or 53 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 137 nM 57% or 183 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 16 sec. 6.4 sec.
More top speed 124 mph vs 103 mph 21 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 118 g/mile 39% or 33 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1350 liters vs 410 liters 70% or 940 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 60 liters 2% or 1 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2030 kg vs 1895 kg 7% or 135 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 665 kg 11% or 85 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 1350 kg 25% or 450 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 1 years 67% or 2 years

6 reasons to buy Renault Megane Scenic

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.01 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 75% or 23.24 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 39.8 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 51% or 20.25 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 22.39 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 107% or 23.88 mpg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 1255 kg vs 1470 kg 17% or 215 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 11.3 meters 6% or 0.6 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Renault Megane Scenic

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5000 RPM 20% or 1000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1598 cm3 20% or 397 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 4134 mm 7% or 320 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1719 mm 4% or 79 mm wider
Height 1545 mm vs 1600 mm 3% or 55 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2580 mm 7% or 180 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 185/65 R15
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 185/65 R15
Spare wheel BMW mobile system for tire maintenance vs 185/65 R15
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)