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What is Better Chevrolet Kalos or Citroen C4?

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7 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 44.11 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 28% or 12.35 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 54.25 mpg vs 68.8 mpg 27% or 14.55 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 33.19 mpg vs 42.83 mpg 29% or 9.64 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 465 kg vs 384 kg 17% or 81 kg
More maximum roof load 100 kg vs 75 kg 25% or 25 kg
Other specs
Less weight 990 kg vs 1501 kg 52% or 511 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.06 meters vs 10.7 meters 6% or 0.64 meters

15 reasons to buy Citroen C4

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 85 mm vs 68.5 mm 19% or 16.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 88 mm vs 78 mm 11% or 10 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

150 bhp vs 72 bhp

110 kw. vs 53 kw.

52% or 78 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 340 nM vs 104 nM 69% or 236 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.6 sec. vs 13.7 sec. 5.1 sec.
More top speed 134 mph vs 98 mph 36 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 81 g/mile vs 95 g/mile 17% or 14 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 408 liters vs 220 liters 46% or 188 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 60 liters vs 45 liters 25% or 15 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1885 kg vs 1455 kg 23% or 430 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 695 kg vs 500 kg 28% or 195 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1750 kg vs 1100 kg 37% or 650 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Citroen C4

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 3750 RPM 31% or 1650 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 1997 cm3 42% or 847 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 4329 mm 10% or 449 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1789 mm 7% or 119 mm narrower
Height 1495 mm vs 1491 mm 0% or 4 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2607 mm 5% or 127 mm less
Spare wheel Compact vs repair kit
Type of wheels 14" steel vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)