Last Update: May. 26, 2019, 5:47 a.m.
Home >>> >>> Volkswagen Beetle and Opel Commodore

What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Opel Commodore?

Exterior

Volkswagen Beetle Opel Commodore

2 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 11.3 sec. vs 11.50 sec. 0.2 sec.
Other specs
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 10.80 meters 8% or 0.8 meters

5 reasons to buy Opel Commodore

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

115 bhp vs 103 bhp

83 kw. vs

10% or 12 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
More top speed 112 mph vs 111 mph 1 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1217 kg vs 1388 kg 14% or 171 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Opel Commodore

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 2461 cm3 51% or 1264 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4705 mm 9% or 427 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1722 mm 15% or 299 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1410 mm 4% or 63 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2668 mm 5% or 128 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)