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Whatever you render your video out to, the software that burns your DVD’s will convert them to MPEG2 for video and AC3 for audio (assuming no Dolby 5.1).
If you were to copy the VOB files from your DVD’s to your hard drive and rename them *.MPG, they will play on your PC just like any other MPG2 file.
So to answer your question, if your target is DVD, render to MPEG2.