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What is Better BMW X1 or Volkswagen Tiguan?

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BMW X1 Volkswagen Tiguan

4 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 81 mm 4% or 3 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 103 g/mile 21% or 18 g/mile
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1470 kg vs 1609 kg 9% or 139 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

16 reasons to buy Volkswagen Tiguan

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.5 vs 16.5 11% or 2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 90 mm 6% or 5.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

170 bhp vs 143 bhp

125 kw. vs 105 kw.

16% or 27 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 350 nM vs 320 nM 9% or 30 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.9 sec. vs 9.6 sec. 0.7 sec.
More top speed 125 mph vs 124 mph 1 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 44.78 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 21% or 9.47 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 51.42 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 17% or 8.63 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 36.7 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 26% or 9.57 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 430 liters vs 420 liters 2% or 10 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 64 liters vs 61 liters 5% or 3 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2243 kg vs 2030 kg 9% or 213 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 634 kg vs 560 kg 12% or 74 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2200 kg vs 1800 kg 18% or 400 kg
More maximum roof load 100 kg vs 75 kg 25% or 25 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 4400 RPM 9% or 400 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 1% or 27 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 4427 mm 1% or 27 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1809 mm 1% or 11 mm narrower
Height 1545 mm vs 1686 mm 8% or 141 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2604 mm 6% or 156 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 235/55 R17
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 235/55 R17
Spare wheel BMW mobile system for tire maintenance vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes vs SAHARA
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)