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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Ford Taurus?

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Toyota MR2 Ford Taurus

2 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 8.60 sec. 0.6 sec.
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1525 kg 48% or 495 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

4 reasons to buy Ford Taurus

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 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

203 bhp vs 140 bhp

147 kw. vs 103 kw.

31% or 63 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 272 nM vs 170 nM 38% or 102 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Ford Taurus

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 5750 RPM 10% or 650 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 2967 cm3 40% or 1173 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 5020 mm 22% or 1125 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1855 mm 9% or 160 mm narrower
Height 1240 mm vs 1420 mm 13% or 180 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2755 mm 11% or 305 mm less
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 215/60R16
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 215/60R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)