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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Opel Rekord?

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Toyota MR2 Opel Rekord

5 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Engine and transmission
More engine power

140 bhp vs 86 bhp

103 kw. vs 62 kw.

39% or 54 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 13.30 sec. 5.3 sec.
More top speed 131 mph vs 103 mph 28 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1245 kg 21% or 215 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 10.80 meters 116% or 5.8 meters

3 reasons to buy Opel Rekord

Engine and transmission
More torque 189 nM vs 170 nM 10% or 19 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1780 kg vs 1225 kg 31% or 555 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 535 kg vs 195 kg 64% or 340 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Opel Rekord

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 4200 RPM 34% or 2200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 2260 cm3 21% or 466 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4652 mm 16% or 757 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1726 mm 2% or 31 mm narrower
Height 1240 mm vs 1420 mm 13% or 180 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2668 mm 8% or 218 mm less
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 175SR14
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 175SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)