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What is Better Chevrolet Captiva or Fiat 500?

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Chevrolet Captiva Fiat 500

14 reasons to buy Chevrolet Captiva

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 2 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 17.5 vs 10.0 43% or 7.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 83 mm vs 80.5 mm 3% or 2.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 92 mm vs 86 mm 7% or 6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

148 bhp vs 85 bhp

110 kw. vs 63 kw.

43% or 63 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 145 nM 55% or 175 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.8 sec. vs 11 sec. 0.2 sec.
More top speed 114 mph vs 108 mph 6 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 68.8 mpg 76% or 29.6 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 45.56 mpg vs 76.38 mpg 68% or 30.82 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 32.11 mpg vs 57.56 mpg 79% or 25.45 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 65 liters vs 35 liters 46% or 30 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 440 kg 78% or 1560 kg
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

6 reasons to buy Fiat 500

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 59 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 102% or 60 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 830 kg vs 750 kg 10% or 80 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 930 kg vs 1770 kg 90% or 840 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 11.5 meters 8% or 0.9 meters

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Captiva vs. Fiat 500

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 27% or 1500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1991 cm3 vs 875 cm3 56% or 1116 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4635 mm vs 3546 mm 23% or 1089 mm shorter
Width 1850 mm vs 1627 mm 12% or 223 mm wider
Height 1720 mm vs 1488 mm 13% or 232 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2705 mm vs 2300 mm 15% or 405 mm more
Front tires size 215/70 R16 vs 185/55 R15
Rear tires size 215/70 R16 vs 185/55 R15
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)