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What is Better Chevrolet Epica or Dodge Caliber?

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8 reasons to buy Chevrolet Epica

Engine and transmission
More engine power

150 bhp vs 138 bhp

110 kw. vs 103 kw.

8% or 12 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 310 nM 3% or 10 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 124 mph vs 115 mph 9 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 53.27 mpg vs 55.4 mpg 4% or 2.13 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 65 liters vs 51.5 liters 21% or 13.5 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2045 kg vs 2015 kg 1% or 30 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 485 kg vs 455 kg 6% or 30 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 700 kg vs 450 kg 36% or 250 kg

9 reasons to buy Dodge Caliber

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.0 vs 17.5 3% or 0.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 88 mm vs 83 mm 6% or 5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 97 mm vs 92 mm 5% or 5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.8 sec. vs 9.7 sec. 0.9 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (City) 35.81 mpg vs 37.7 mpg 5% or 1.89 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 100 g/mile vs 105 g/mile 5% or 5 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 525 liters vs 480 liters 9% or 45 liters
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 7 years vs 6 years 14% or 1 years
More painted surfaces warranty 7 years vs 3 years 57% or 4 years

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Epica vs. Dodge Caliber

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1991 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 1% or 23 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 COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4805 mm vs 4415 mm 8% or 390 mm shorter
Width 1810 mm vs 1800 mm 1% or 10 mm wider
Height 1450 mm vs 1535 mm 6% or 85 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2635 mm 2% or 65 mm more
Front tires size 205/60 R16 vs 215/60 R17
Rear tires size 205/60 R16 vs 215/60 R17
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 17" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)