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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren?

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Volkswagen Beetle Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren

3 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 216 g/mile 145% or 128 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1388 kg vs 1668 kg 20% or 280 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 12.20 meters 22% or 2.2 meters

6 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren

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 9 vs 2 7 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

626 bhp vs 103 bhp

454 kw. vs

84% or 523 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.80 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 7.5 sec.
More top speed 200 mph vs 111 mph 89 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 19 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 148% or 28.2 mpg

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 5439 cm3 78% or 4242 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4656 mm 8% or 378 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1908 mm 6% or 113 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1261 mm 14% or 212 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2700 mm 6% or 160 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)