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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Daimler 3.6?

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Volkswagen Beetle Daimler 3.6

2 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Other specs
Less weight 1388 kg vs 1770 kg 28% or 382 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 12.40 meters 24% or 2.4 meters

5 reasons to buy Daimler 3.6

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 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.
More engine power

203 bhp vs 103 bhp

147 kw. vs

49% or 100 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.90 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 3.4 sec.
More top speed 136 mph vs 111 mph 25 mph

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Daimler 3.6

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 3590 cm3 67% or 2393 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4988 mm 14% or 710 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1793 mm 11% or 228 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1380 mm 6% or 93 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2870 mm 11% or 330 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)