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What is Better Chevrolet Kalos or Toyota Corolla?

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6 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 44.11 mpg vs 44.78 mpg 2% or 0.67 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 33.19 mpg vs 35.28 mpg 6% or 2.09 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 95 g/mile vs 104 g/mile 9% or 9 g/mile
Less noise level 69.2 dB vs 71 dB 3% or 1.8 dB
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 450 kg 10% or 50 kg
Other specs
Less weight 990 kg vs 1495 kg 51% or 505 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

14 reasons to buy Toyota Corolla

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 16 vs 9.3 42% or 6.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 86 mm vs 68.5 mm 20% or 17.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 96 mm vs 78 mm 19% or 18 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

134 bhp vs 72 bhp

100 kw. vs 53 kw.

46% or 62 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 310 nM vs 104 nM 66% or 206 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.4 sec. vs 13.7 sec. 4.3 sec.
More top speed 122 mph vs 98 mph 24 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 53.27 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 2% or 0.98 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 55 liters vs 45 liters 18% or 10 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2140 kg vs 1455 kg 32% or 685 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 645 kg vs 465 kg 28% or 180 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years
Other specs
More seats 7 vs 5 2

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Toyota Corolla

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 3600 RPM 33% or 1800 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 2231 cm3 48% or 1081 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 COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 4360 mm 11% or 480 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1770 mm 6% or 100 mm narrower
Height 1495 mm vs 1620 mm 8% or 125 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2750 mm 10% or 270 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 205/55 R16
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 205/55 R16
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)