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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Volkswagen Up?

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6 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 3 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

103 bhp vs 59 bhp

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43% or 44 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 11.3 sec. vs 13.9 sec. 2.6 sec.
More top speed 111 mph vs 99 mph 12 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.2 mpg vs 59 mpg 25% or 11.8 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 55 liters vs 35 liters 36% or 20 liters

4 reasons to buy Volkswagen Up

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 65 g/mile vs 88 g/mile 35% or 23 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 929 kg vs 1388 kg 49% or 459 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 10 meters 11% or 1 meters

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Volkswagen Up

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 999 cm3 17% or 198 cm3 more
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Multi-point injection fuel
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 3540 mm 17% or 738 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1641 mm 19% or 380 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1489 mm 1% or 16 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2420 mm 5% or 120 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)