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What is Better Alfa Romeo 145 or Mercedes-Benz CLK?

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Alfa Romeo 145 Mercedes-Benz CLK

7 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 145

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10 vs 9.5 5% or 0.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 83 mm vs 82 mm 1% or 1 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 91 mm vs 85 mm 7% or 6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.4 sec. vs 9.8 sec. 1.4 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 42.22 mpg vs 42.83 mpg 1% or 0.61 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1275 kg vs 1665 kg 31% or 390 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
More seats 5 vs 4 1

10 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz CLK

Engine and transmission
More engine power

163 bhp vs 150 bhp

122 kw. vs 110 kw.

8% or 13 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 240 nM vs 186 nM 23% or 54 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 140 mph vs 130 mph 10 mph
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 3 vs EURO 2 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 390 liters vs 320 liters 18% or 70 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 62 liters vs 61 liters 2% or 1 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 1200 kg 20% or 300 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 30 years vs 8 years 73% or 22 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.76 meters vs 110 meters 922% or 99.24 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 145 vs. Mercedes-Benz CLK

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 5500 RPM 11% or 700 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1970 cm3 vs 1796 cm3 9% or 174 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs With a mechanical supercharger
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4093 mm vs 4638 mm 12% or 545 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1740 mm 2% or 28 mm narrower
Height 1427 mm vs 1413 mm 1% or 14 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2715 mm 6% or 175 mm less
Front tires size 195/55 VR15 vs 205/55R16
Rear tires size 195/55 VR15 vs 225/50R16
Spare wheel 195/55 VR15 vs Compact (saving space)
Type of wheels 15" alloy wheels vs 7J/8Jx16" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)