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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Opel Astra?

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Volkswagen Beetle Opel Astra

2 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.2 mpg vs 47.97 mpg 2% or 0.77 mpg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.50 meters 15% or 1.5 meters

6 reasons to buy Opel Astra

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

140 bhp vs 103 bhp

102 kw. vs

26% or 37 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.90 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 1.4 sec.
More top speed 125 mph vs 111 mph 14 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 88 g/mile 2% or 2 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1337 kg vs 1388 kg 4% or 51 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Opel Astra

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 1364 cm3 12% or 167 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4466 mm 4% or 188 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1840 mm 9% or 181 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1482 mm 1% or 9 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2695 mm 6% or 155 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)