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What is Better Volkswagen Bora or Opel Calibra?

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Volkswagen Bora Opel Calibra

4 reasons to buy Volkswagen Bora

Engine and transmission
More torque 240 nM vs 185 nM 23% or 55 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1830 kg vs 1700 kg 7% or 130 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 600 kg vs 500 kg 17% or 100 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.9 meters vs 11.50 meters 6% or 0.6 meters

11 reasons to buy Opel Calibra

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

136 bhp vs 100 bhp

99 kw. vs 74 kw.

26% or 36 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.50 sec. vs 12.1 sec. 2.6 sec.
More top speed 134 mph vs 117 mph 17 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.98 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 67% or 21.29 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.99 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 53% or 22.14 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 23 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 80% or 18.48 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 980 liters vs 455 liters 54% or 525 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 445 kg vs 403 kg 9% or 42 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1350 kg vs 1300 kg 4% or 50 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1255 kg vs 1427 kg 14% or 172 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Bora vs. Opel Calibra

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5600 RPM 29% or 1600 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1896 cm3 vs 1998 cm3 5% or 102 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4376 mm vs 4492 mm 3% or 116 mm shorter
Width 1735 mm vs 1688 mm 3% or 47 mm wider
Height 1446 mm vs 1320 mm 9% or 126 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2513 mm vs 2600 mm 3% or 87 mm less
Front tires size 195/65 R15V vs 205/50R16
Rear tires size 195/65 R15V vs 205/50R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)