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What is Better Toyota Previa or Volkswagen Touareg?

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7 reasons to buy Toyota Previa

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.19 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 42% or 11.03 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 32.51 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 28% or 8.97 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 19.5 mpg vs 31.72 mpg 63% or 12.22 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 775 kg vs 686 kg 11% or 89 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1580 kg vs 2174 kg 38% or 594 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.2 meters vs 11.9 meters 6% or 0.7 meters
More seats 7 vs 5 2

12 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 9.6 44% or 7.4 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
More engine power

240 bhp vs 154 bhp

176 kw. vs 115 kw.

36% or 86 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 550 nM vs 225 nM 59% or 325 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.8 sec. vs 11.4 sec. 3.6 sec.
More top speed 135 mph vs 112 mph 23 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 124 g/mile vs 161 g/mile 30% or 37 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 100 liters vs 76 liters 24% or 24 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2860 kg vs 2355 kg 18% or 505 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 272 kg 64% or 478 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 3500 kg vs 1600 kg 54% or 1900 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota Previa vs. Volkswagen Touareg

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 4000 RPM 29% or 1600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2362 cm3 vs 2967 cm3 20% or 605 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 8 4 less
Dimensions
Length 4750 mm vs 4795 mm 1% or 45 mm shorter
Width 1790 mm vs 1940 mm 8% or 150 mm narrower
Height 1770 mm vs 1732 mm 2% or 38 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2900 mm vs 2893 mm 0% or 7 mm more
Front tires size 215/60 R16 vs 255/55 R18
Rear tires size 215/60 R16 vs 255/55 R18
Spare wheel 215/60 R16 vs repair kit
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 5 spokes vs Karakum
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)