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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Opel Meriva?

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Volkswagen Beetle Opel Meriva

2 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 97 g/mile 10% or 9 g/mile
Other specs
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.00 meters 10% or 1 meters

6 reasons to buy Opel Meriva

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 10.30 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 1 sec.
More top speed 122 mph vs 111 mph 11 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 41.99 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 12% or 5.21 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1320 kg vs 1388 kg 5% or 68 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Opel Meriva

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 1364 cm3 12% or 167 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4288 mm 0% or 10 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1812 mm 10% or 209 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1615 mm 9% or 142 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2644 mm 4% or 104 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)