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What is Better Chevrolet Kalos or Nissan 350Z?

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7 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 179 g/mile 88% or 84 g/mile
Less noise level 69.2 dB vs 74 dB 7% or 4.8 dB
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 220 liters vs 130 liters 41% or 90 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 465 kg vs 196 kg 58% or 269 kg
Other specs
Less weight 990 kg vs 1624 kg 64% or 634 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.06 meters vs 11.3 meters 12% or 1.24 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

14 reasons to buy Nissan 350Z

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Better compression 10.6 vs 9.3 12% or 1.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 95.5 mm vs 68.5 mm 28% or 27 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 81.4 mm vs 78 mm 4% or 3.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

313 bhp vs 72 bhp

230 kw. vs 53 kw.

77% or 241 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 358 nM vs 104 nM 71% or 254 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 155 mph vs 98 mph 57 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 23.51 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 88% or 20.6 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 30.69 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 77% or 23.56 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 16.6 mpg vs 33.19 mpg 100% or 16.59 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 45 liters 44% or 35 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1820 kg vs 1455 kg 20% or 365 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Nissan 350Z

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 6800 RPM 21% or 1400 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 3498 cm3 67% or 2348 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 4315 mm 10% or 435 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1815 mm 8% or 145 mm narrower
Height 1495 mm vs 1330 mm 11% or 165 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2650 mm 6% or 170 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 225/45 R18
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 245/45 R18
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 14" steel vs 16" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)