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What is Better Chevrolet Kalos or Suzuki Splash?

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7 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Engine and transmission
Piston stroke longer 78 mm vs 74.2 mm 5% or 3.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 44.11 mpg vs 51.3 mpg 16% or 7.19 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 54.25 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 11% or 5.8 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 33.19 mpg vs 40.9 mpg 23% or 7.71 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 220 liters vs 178 liters 19% or 42 liters
More maximum trunk space 980 liters vs 537 liters 45% or 443 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 200 kg 60% or 300 kg

12 reasons to buy Suzuki Splash

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 11.0 vs 9.3 15% or 1.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 73 mm vs 68.5 mm 6% or 4.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

84.5 bhp vs 72 bhp

63 kw. vs 53 kw.

15% or 12.5 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 114 nM vs 104 nM 9% or 10 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 12.3 sec. vs 13.7 sec. 1.4 sec.
More top speed 109 mph vs 98 mph 11 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 80 g/mile vs 95 g/mile 19% or 15 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1485 kg vs 1455 kg 2% or 30 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 495 kg vs 465 kg 6% or 30 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.4 meters vs 10.06 meters 7% or 0.66 meters

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Suzuki Splash

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 2% or 100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 1242 cm3 7% or 92 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 Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 3715 mm 4% or 165 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1680 mm 1% or 10 mm narrower
Height 1495 mm vs 1590 mm 6% or 95 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2360 mm 5% or 120 mm more
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 185/60 R15
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 185/60 R15
Spare wheel Compact vs repair kit
Type of wheels 14" steel vs 15" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)