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What is Better Chevrolet Kalos or Ford Fusion?

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Chevrolet Kalos Ford Fusion

11 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Engine and transmission
More engine power

72 bhp vs 68 bhp

53 kw. vs 50 kw.

6% or 4 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 13.7 sec. vs 16.3 sec. 2.6 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 44.11 mpg vs 62.77 mpg 42% or 18.66 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 54.25 mpg vs 72.39 mpg 33% or 18.14 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 33.19 mpg vs 49.58 mpg 49% or 16.39 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 69.2 dB vs 71 dB 3% or 1.8 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 45 liters vs 43 liters 4% or 2 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1100 kg vs 750 kg 32% or 350 kg
More maximum roof load 100 kg vs 25 kg 75% or 75 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 1 years 67% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 990 kg vs 1162 kg 17% or 172 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

11 reasons to buy Ford Fusion

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.1 vs 9.3 49% or 8.8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 73.7 mm vs 68.5 mm 7% or 5.2 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 82 mm vs 78 mm 5% or 4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More torque 160 nM vs 104 nM 35% or 56 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 75 g/mile vs 95 g/mile 27% or 20 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 337 liters vs 220 liters 35% or 117 liters
More maximum trunk space 1175 liters vs 980 liters 17% or 195 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1640 kg vs 1455 kg 11% or 185 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 478 kg vs 465 kg 3% or 13 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.3 meters vs 10.06 meters 8% or 0.76 meters

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Ford Fusion

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4000 RPM 26% or 1400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 1399 cm3 18% or 249 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 4013 mm 3% or 133 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1724 mm 3% or 54 mm narrower
Height 1495 mm vs 1543 mm 3% or 48 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2486 mm 0% or 6 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 195/60 R15
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 195/60 R15
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 14" steel vs 15" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)