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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Opel Calibra?

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Toyota MR2 Opel Calibra

4 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Engine and transmission
More engine power

140 bhp vs 136 bhp

103 kw. vs 99 kw.

3% or 4 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 9.50 sec. 1.5 sec.
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1255 kg 22% or 225 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 11.50 meters 130% or 6.5 meters

8 reasons to buy Opel Calibra

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More torque 185 nM vs 170 nM 8% or 15 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 134 mph vs 131 mph 3 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.98 mpg vs 38.19 mpg 19% or 6.21 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.99 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 14% or 5.88 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23 mpg vs 28 mpg 22% or 5 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1700 kg vs 1225 kg 28% or 475 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 445 kg vs 195 kg 56% or 250 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Opel Calibra

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 5600 RPM 13% or 800 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 10% or 204 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4492 mm 13% or 597 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1688 mm 0% or 7 mm wider
Height 1240 mm vs 1320 mm 6% or 80 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2600 mm 6% or 150 mm less
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 205/50R16
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 205/50R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)