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What is Better Chevrolet Corvette or MINI Cooper S?

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Chevrolet Corvette MINI Cooper S

9 reasons to buy Chevrolet Corvette

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

344 bhp vs 184 bhp

vs 135 kw.

47% or 160 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.7 sec. vs 7 sec. 2.3 sec.
More top speed 170 mph vs 142 mph 28 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.49 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 126% or 27.17 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.61 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 84% or 25.85 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 14.2 mpg vs 38.69 mpg 172% or 24.49 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 70.8 liters vs 50 liters 29% or 20.8 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1745 kg vs 1590 kg 9% or 155 kg

8 reasons to buy MINI Cooper S

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 195 g/mile 129% or 110 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 680 liters vs 566 liters 17% or 114 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 450 kg vs 207 kg 54% or 243 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1140 kg vs 1538 kg 35% or 398 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.6 meters 18% or 1.9 meters
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Corvette vs. MINI Cooper S

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 5666 cm3 vs 1598 cm3 72% or 4068 cm3 more
Engine position Rear transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4560 mm vs 3729 mm 18% or 831 mm shorter
Width 1869 mm vs 1683 mm 10% or 186 mm wider
Height 1214 mm vs 1407 mm 14% or 193 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2656 mm vs 2467 mm 7% or 189 mm more
Front tires size 245F,275R vs 195/55 R16
Rear tires size 245F,275R vs 195/55 R16
Spare wheel 245F,275R vs MINI mobile system for tire maintenance
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)