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What is Better Chevrolet Epica or Opel Meriva?

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Chevrolet Epica Opel Meriva

8 reasons to buy Chevrolet Epica

Engine and transmission
More engine power

150 bhp vs 140 bhp

110 kw. vs 102 kw.

7% or 10 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 200 nM 38% or 120 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.7 sec. vs 10.30 sec. 0.6 sec.
More top speed 124 mph vs 122 mph 2 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 480 liters vs 397 liters 17% or 83 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2045 kg vs 1940 kg 5% or 105 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 700 kg vs 680 kg 3% or 20 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.8 meters vs 11.00 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

7 reasons to buy Opel Meriva

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 41.99 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 10% or 4.28 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 51.98 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 2% or 1.29 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 31.98 mpg vs 37.7 mpg 18% or 5.72 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 97 g/mile vs 105 g/mile 8% or 8 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 620 kg vs 485 kg 22% or 135 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1320 kg vs 1560 kg 18% or 240 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Epica vs. Opel Meriva

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 4900 RPM 18% or 900 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1991 cm3 vs 1364 cm3 31% or 627 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4805 mm vs 4288 mm 11% or 517 mm shorter
Width 1810 mm vs 1812 mm 0% or 2 mm narrower
Height 1450 mm vs 1615 mm 10% or 165 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2644 mm 2% or 56 mm more
Front tires size 205/60 R16 vs 205/55R16
Rear tires size 205/60 R16 vs 205/55R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)