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What is Better Volkswagen Bora or Opel Astra?

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Volkswagen Bora Opel Astra

2 reasons to buy Volkswagen Bora

Engine and transmission
More torque 240 nM vs 200 nM 17% or 40 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.9 meters vs 11.50 meters 6% or 0.6 meters

11 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 100 bhp

102 kw. vs 74 kw.

29% or 40 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.90 sec. vs 12.1 sec. 2.2 sec.
More top speed 125 mph vs 117 mph 8 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.97 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 11% or 5.3 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 60.98 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 5% or 3.15 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 35.01 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 18% or 6.47 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 89 g/mile 3% or 3 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1235 liters vs 455 liters 63% or 780 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 730 kg vs 600 kg 18% or 130 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1337 kg vs 1427 kg 7% or 90 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Bora vs. Opel Astra

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 4900 RPM 18% or 900 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1896 cm3 vs 1364 cm3 28% or 532 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4376 mm vs 4466 mm 2% or 90 mm shorter
Width 1735 mm vs 1840 mm 6% or 105 mm narrower
Height 1446 mm vs 1482 mm 2% or 36 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2513 mm vs 2695 mm 7% or 182 mm less
Front tires size 195/65 R15V vs 235/50R18
Rear tires size 195/65 R15V vs 235/50R18
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)