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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Volkswagen Fox?

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Toyota MR2 Volkswagen Fox

8 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.3 vs 10.0 3% or 0.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 86.9 mm vs 31.4 mm 64% or 55.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 111 g/mile 29% or 25 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 50 liters vs 48 liters 4% or 2 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1410 kg vs 1225 kg 13% or 185 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 390 kg vs 195 kg 50% or 195 kg
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

11 reasons to buy Volkswagen Fox

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 3 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 79 mm vs 76.5 mm 3% or 2.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

140 bhp vs 55 bhp

103 kw. vs 40 kw.

61% or 85 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 170 nM vs 108 nM 36% or 62 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 17.5 sec. 9.5 sec.
More top speed 131 mph vs 92 mph 39 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.19 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 25% or 9.68 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 47.87 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 18% or 8.59 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 28 mpg vs 38.19 mpg 36% or 10.19 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1090 kg 6% or 60 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Volkswagen Fox

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4750 RPM vs 6400 RPM 26% or 1650 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1198 cm3 vs 1794 cm3 33% or 596 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Mid transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC VVT
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3828 mm vs 3895 mm 2% or 67 mm shorter
Width 1660 mm vs 1695 mm 2% or 35 mm narrower
Height 1544 mm vs 1240 mm 20% or 304 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2465 mm vs 2450 mm 1% or 15 mm more
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 185/55 R15
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 215/45 R16
Spare wheel 185/60 R14 vs Compact
Type of wheels 14" steel vs 15" F/16"R alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)