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What is Better Toyota Starlet or Opel Calibra?

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Toyota Starlet Opel Calibra

2 reasons to buy Toyota Starlet

Other specs
Less weight 830 kg vs 1255 kg 51% or 425 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.2 meters vs 11.50 meters 25% or 2.3 meters

10 reasons to buy Opel Calibra

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

136 bhp vs 74 bhp

99 kw. vs

46% or 62 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.50 sec. vs 11.9 sec. 2.4 sec.
More top speed 134 mph vs 103 mph 31 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.98 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 30% or 9.5 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.99 mpg vs 50.43 mpg 20% or 8.44 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 40% or 9.11 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 300 liters vs 214 liters 29% or 86 liters
More maximum trunk space 980 liters vs 214 liters 78% or 766 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1350 kg vs 900 kg 33% or 450 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota Starlet vs. Opel Calibra

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5600 RPM 4% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1332 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 33% or 666 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3740 mm vs 4492 mm 17% or 752 mm shorter
Width 1635 mm vs 1688 mm 3% or 53 mm narrower
Height 1378 mm vs 1320 mm 4% or 58 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2600 mm 12% or 300 mm less
Front tires size 195/45 R15 vs 205/50R16
Rear tires size 195/45 R15 vs 205/50R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)