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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Porsche 996?

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Toyota MR2 Porsche 996

3 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 111 g/mile vs 192 g/mile 73% or 81 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1660 kg 61% or 630 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 10.60 meters 112% or 5.6 meters

11 reasons to buy Porsche 996

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

420 bhp vs 140 bhp

305 kw. vs 103 kw.

67% or 280 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 560 nM vs 170 nM 70% or 390 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.30 sec. vs 8 sec. 3.7 sec.
More top speed 190 mph vs 131 mph 59 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 21.99 mpg vs 38.19 mpg 74% or 16.2 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 31.01 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 54% or 16.86 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 15 mpg vs 28 mpg 87% or 13 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1980 kg vs 1225 kg 38% or 755 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 320 kg vs 195 kg 39% or 125 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Porsche 996

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 6000 RPM 6% or 400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 3600 cm3 50% or 1806 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4435 mm 12% or 540 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1830 mm 7% or 135 mm narrower
Height 1240 mm vs 1295 mm 4% or 55 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2350 mm 4% or 100 mm more
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 295/30ZR18
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 295/30ZR18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)