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What is Better Alfa Romeo 145 or Volkswagen Fox?

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14 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 145

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 4 vs 3 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
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 86.9 mm 5% or 4.1 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

150 bhp vs 55 bhp

110 kw. vs 40 kw.

63% or 95 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 186 nM vs 108 nM 42% or 78 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.4 sec. vs 17.5 sec. 9.1 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 92 mph 38 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 32.11 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 49% or 15.76 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 38.19 mpg 69% or 15.58 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 50 liters 18% or 11 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1200 kg vs 700 kg 42% or 500 kg
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

6 reasons to buy Volkswagen Fox

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.3 vs 10 3% or 0.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 131 g/mile 52% or 45 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Less noise level 72 dB vs 74 dB 3% or 2 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1090 kg vs 1275 kg 17% or 185 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 145 vs. Volkswagen Fox

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 4750 RPM 23% or 1450 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1970 cm3 vs 1198 cm3 39% or 772 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 3828 mm 6% or 265 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1660 mm 3% or 52 mm wider
Height 1427 mm vs 1544 mm 8% or 117 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2465 mm 3% or 75 mm more
Front tires size 195/55 VR15 vs 185/60 R14
Rear tires size 195/55 VR15 vs 185/60 R14
Spare wheel 195/55 VR15 vs 185/60 R14
Type of wheels 15" alloy wheels vs 14" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)