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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Daimler V8?

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Volkswagen Beetle Daimler V8

3 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 177 g/mile 101% or 89 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1388 kg vs 1730 kg 25% or 342 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 12.10 meters 21% or 2.1 meters

6 reasons to buy Daimler V8

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 2 14 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

290 bhp vs 103 bhp

210 kw. vs

64% or 187 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.30 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 4 sec.
More top speed 149 mph vs 111 mph 38 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 24.01 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 97% or 23.19 mpg

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Daimler V8

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 3996 cm3 70% or 2799 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 5149 mm 17% or 871 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1799 mm 11% or 222 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1333 mm 10% or 140 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2995 mm 15% or 455 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)