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What is Better Chevrolet Blazer or Volkswagen Phaeton?

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7 reasons to buy Chevrolet Blazer

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 101.6 mm vs 83 mm 18% or 18.6 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 20.21 mpg vs 29.39 mpg 45% or 9.18 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 25.4 mpg vs 36.7 mpg 44% or 11.3 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.8 mpg vs 21.89 mpg 48% or 7.09 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 512 kg vs 408 kg 20% or 104 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2600 kg vs 2500 kg 4% or 100 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1915 kg vs 2372 kg 24% or 457 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

13 reasons to buy Volkswagen Phaeton

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 17 vs 9.2 46% or 7.8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 91.4 mm vs 88.4 mm 3% or 3 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

225 bhp vs 193 bhp

165 kw. vs 142 kw.

14% or 32 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 450 nM vs 338 nM 25% or 112 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.8 sec. vs 10.1 sec. 1.3 sec.
More top speed 145 mph vs 112 mph 33 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 161 g/mile vs 208 g/mile 29% or 47 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 68 liters 24% or 22 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2780 kg vs 2427 kg 13% or 353 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 454 kg 39% or 296 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Blazer vs. Volkswagen Phaeton

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4500 RPM vs 4000 RPM 11% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4300 cm3 vs 2967 cm3 31% or 1333 cm3 more
Cylinders location V6 vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 6 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4639 mm vs 5055 mm 8% or 416 mm shorter
Width 1763 mm vs 1903 mm 7% or 140 mm narrower
Height 1606 mm vs 1450 mm 10% or 156 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2718 mm vs 2881 mm 6% or 163 mm less
Front tires size P235/70 R15 vs 235/55 R17
Rear tires size P235/70 R15 vs 235/55 R17
Spare wheel P235/70 R15 vs 235/55 R17
Type of wheels aluminum vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)