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What is Better Chevrolet Captiva or Mercedes-Benz SLS-Class?

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Chevrolet Captiva Mercedes-Benz SLS-Class

7 reasons to buy Chevrolet Captiva

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.5 vs 11.3 35% or 6.2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 119 g/mile vs 191 g/mile 61% or 72 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 465 liters vs 176 liters 62% or 289 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 1935 kg 23% or 570 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 735 kg vs 315 kg 57% or 420 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.5 meters vs 11.9 meters 3% or 0.4 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

15 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz SLS-Class

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 102.2 mm vs 83 mm 19% or 19.2 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 94.6 mm vs 92 mm 3% or 2.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

571 bhp vs 148 bhp

420 kw. vs 110 kw.

74% or 423 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 650 nM vs 320 nM 51% or 330 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.8 sec. vs 10.8 sec. 7 sec.
More top speed 197 mph vs 114 mph 83 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.4 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 83% or 17.8 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.41 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 50% or 15.15 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.1 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 128% or 18.01 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 85 liters vs 65 liters 24% or 20 liters
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 30 years vs 6 years 80% or 24 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1620 kg vs 1770 kg 9% or 150 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Captiva vs. Mercedes-Benz SLS-Class

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6800 RPM 41% or 2800 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1991 cm3 vs 6208 cm3 68% or 4217 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 7 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4635 mm vs 4638 mm 0% or 3 mm shorter
Width 1850 mm vs 1939 mm 5% or 89 mm narrower
Height 1720 mm vs 1262 mm 27% or 458 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2705 mm vs 2680 mm 1% or 25 mm more
Front tires size 215/70 R16 vs 265/35 R19
Rear tires size 215/70 R16 vs 295/30 R20
Spare wheel Compact vs tyre sealant kit
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 20" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)