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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Mercedes-Benz GLK?

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Volkswagen Beetle Mercedes-Benz GLK

4 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.2 mpg vs 47.97 mpg 2% or 0.77 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 95 g/mile 8% or 7 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1388 kg vs 1690 kg 22% or 302 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.50 meters 15% or 1.5 meters

4 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz GLK

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 2 14 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

143 bhp vs 103 bhp

104 kw. vs

28% or 40 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.30 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 1 sec.
More top speed 121 mph vs 111 mph 10 mph

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Mercedes-Benz GLK

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 2143 cm3 44% or 946 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4525 mm 5% or 247 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1840 mm 9% or 181 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1699 mm 13% or 226 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2750 mm 8% or 210 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)