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What is Better Alfa Romeo 145 or SEAT Arosa?

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Alfa Romeo 145 SEAT Arosa

16 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 145

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 83 mm vs 76.5 mm 8% or 6.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 91 mm vs 75.6 mm 17% or 15.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

150 bhp vs 60 bhp

110 kw. vs 44 kw.

60% or 90 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 186 nM vs 116 nM 38% or 70 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.4 sec. vs 14.2 sec. 5.8 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 99 mph 31 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 32.11 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 42% or 13.45 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 42.22 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 34% or 14.24 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 22.61 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 50% or 11.4 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 320 liters vs 130 liters 59% or 190 liters
More maximum trunk space 1130 liters vs 790 liters 30% or 340 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 34 liters 44% or 27 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1200 kg vs 800 kg 33% or 400 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 1 years 67% or 2 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

7 reasons to buy SEAT Arosa

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.5 vs 10 5% or 0.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 93 g/mile vs 131 g/mile 41% or 38 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 899 kg vs 1275 kg 42% or 376 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.1 meters vs 110 meters 989% or 99.9 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 145 vs. SEAT Arosa

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 4700 RPM 24% or 1500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1970 cm3 vs 1390 cm3 29% or 580 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4093 mm vs 3551 mm 13% or 542 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1639 mm 4% or 73 mm wider
Height 1427 mm vs 1460 mm 2% or 33 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2323 mm 9% or 217 mm more
Front tires size 195/55 VR15 vs 185/55 R14 T
Rear tires size 195/55 VR15 vs 185/55 R14 T
Spare wheel 195/55 VR15 vs 185/55 R14 T
Type of wheels 15" alloy wheels vs 6J x 14"
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)