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What is Better Toyota Previa or Volkswagen Beetle?

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5 reasons to buy Toyota Previa

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

154 bhp vs 103 bhp

115 kw. vs

33% or 51 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
More top speed 112 mph vs 111 mph 1 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.19 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 80% or 21.01 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 76 liters vs 55 liters 28% or 21 liters

5 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 11.3 sec. vs 11.4 sec. 0.1 sec.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 161 g/mile 83% or 73 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Other specs
Less weight 1388 kg vs 1580 kg 14% or 192 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.2 meters 12% or 1.2 meters

Neutral reasons Toyota Previa vs. Volkswagen Beetle

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2362 cm3 vs 1197 cm3 49% or 1165 cm3 more
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 6 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4750 mm vs 4278 mm 10% or 472 mm shorter
Width 1790 mm vs 2021 mm 11% or 231 mm narrower
Height 1770 mm vs 1473 mm 17% or 297 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2900 mm vs 2540 mm 12% or 360 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)