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Chevrolet Kalos Daihatsu Sirion

8 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 44.11 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 3% or 1.45 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 33.19 mpg vs 35.81 mpg 8% or 2.62 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 69.2 dB vs 71.2 dB 3% or 2 dB
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 980 liters vs 630 liters 36% or 350 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 45 liters vs 40 liters 11% or 5 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1455 kg vs 1450 kg 0% or 5 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 350 kg 30% or 150 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1100 kg vs 1000 kg 9% or 100 kg

15 reasons to buy Daihatsu Sirion

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Better compression 10.0 vs 9.3 7% or 0.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 72 mm vs 68.5 mm 5% or 3.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 91.8 mm vs 78 mm 15% or 13.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

102 bhp vs 72 bhp

76 kw. vs 53 kw.

29% or 30 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 132 nM vs 104 nM 21% or 28 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.5 sec. vs 13.7 sec. 3.2 sec.
More top speed 109 mph vs 98 mph 11 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 90 g/mile vs 95 g/mile 6% or 5 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 225 liters vs 220 liters 2% or 5 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 485 kg vs 465 kg 4% or 20 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
More standard warranty - Years 5 years vs 3 years 40% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 965 kg vs 990 kg 3% or 25 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.4 meters vs 10.06 meters 7% or 0.66 meters

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Daihatsu Sirion

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 6000 RPM 10% or 600 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 1495 cm3 23% or 345 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC VVT
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 3630 mm 6% or 250 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1665 mm 0% or 5 mm wider
Height 1495 mm vs 1550 mm 4% or 55 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2430 mm 2% or 50 mm more
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 175/65 R14
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 175/65 R14
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 14" steel vs 14" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)