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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Volkswagen Touareg?

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4 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (City) 28 mpg vs 31.72 mpg 13% or 3.72 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 111 g/mile vs 124 g/mile 12% or 13 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 2174 kg 111% or 1144 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 11.9 meters 138% or 6.9 meters

13 reasons to buy Volkswagen Touareg

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 17.0 vs 10.0 41% or 7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
More engine power

240 bhp vs 140 bhp

176 kw. vs 103 kw.

42% or 100 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 550 nM vs 170 nM 69% or 380 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.8 sec. vs 8 sec. 0.2 sec.
More top speed 135 mph vs 131 mph 4 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 37.22 mpg vs 38.19 mpg 3% or 0.97 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.48 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 15% or 6.39 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 100 liters vs 48 liters 52% or 52 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2860 kg vs 1225 kg 57% or 1635 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 686 kg vs 195 kg 72% or 491 kg
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Volkswagen Touareg

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 4000 RPM 38% or 2400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 2967 cm3 40% or 1173 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC VVT vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 8 2 less
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4795 mm 19% or 900 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1940 mm 13% or 245 mm narrower
Height 1240 mm vs 1732 mm 28% or 492 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2893 mm 15% or 443 mm less
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 255/55 R18
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 255/55 R18
Spare wheel Compact vs repair kit
Type of wheels 15" F/16"R alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)