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What is Better Kia Soul or Nissan GT-R?

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11 reasons to buy Kia Soul

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.3 vs 9.1 47% or 8.2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 85 g/mile vs 185 g/mile 118% or 100 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 340 liters vs 249 liters 27% or 91 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 435 kg vs 220 kg 49% or 215 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 5 years vs 3 years 40% or 2 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 99441 miles vs 62150 miles 38% or 37291 miles
More standard warranty - Years 7 years vs 3 years 57% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1345 kg vs 1740 kg 29% or 395 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.5 meters vs 11.4 meters 9% or 0.9 meters
More seats 5 vs 4 1

14 reasons to buy Nissan GT-R

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 95.5 mm vs 77.2 mm 19% or 18.3 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 88.4 mm vs 84.5 mm 4% or 3.9 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

478 bhp vs 126 bhp

357 kw. vs 94 kw.

74% or 352 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 588 nM vs 260 nM 56% or 328 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.5 sec. vs 10.9 sec. 7.4 sec.
More top speed 193 mph vs 113 mph 80 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 22.69 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 139% or 31.56 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 31.01 mpg vs 61.46 mpg 98% or 30.45 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 15.4 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 196% or 30.16 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 71 dB vs 72 dB 1% or 1 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73.8 liters vs 48 liters 35% or 25.8 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1960 kg vs 1780 kg 9% or 180 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 10 years 17% or 2 years

Neutral reasons Kia Soul vs. Nissan GT-R

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6400 RPM 38% or 2400 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1582 cm3 vs 3799 cm3 58% or 2217 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs With a twin-turbocharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4105 mm vs 4650 mm 12% or 545 mm shorter
Width 1785 mm vs 1895 mm 6% or 110 mm narrower
Height 1610 mm vs 1370 mm 15% or 240 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2550 mm vs 2780 mm 8% or 230 mm less
Front tires size 205/55 R16 vs 255/40 R20
Rear tires size 205/55 R16 vs 285/35 R20
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 20" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)