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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Bentley Continental Flying Spur?

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Alfa Romeo 146 Bentley Continental Flying Spur

5 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.3 vs 9 13% or 1.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 121 g/mile vs 246 g/mile 103% or 125 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 465 kg 11% or 55 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 2475 kg 108% or 1285 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.5 meters vs 11.8 meters 3% or 0.3 meters

16 reasons to buy Bentley Continental Flying Spur

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 12 vs 4 8 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 82 mm 2% or 2 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90.2 mm vs 75.65 mm 16% or 14.55 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

560 bhp vs 120 bhp

411 kw. vs 88 kw.

79% or 440 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 650 nM vs 144 nM 78% or 506 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.9 sec. vs 10.6 sec. 5.7 sec.
More top speed 194 mph vs 121 mph 73 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 100% or 17.01 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 24.3 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 82% or 19.81 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.2 mpg vs 25 mpg 123% or 13.8 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Less noise level 72 dB vs 74 dB 3% or 2 dB
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 51 liters 43% or 39 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2940 kg vs 1710 kg 42% or 1230 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Bentley Continental Flying Spur

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 6100 RPM 3% or 200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 5998 cm3 73% or 4400 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs W12
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs With a twin-turbocharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 5290 mm 20% or 1033 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1916 mm 11% or 204 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1475 mm 3% or 49 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 3065 mm 17% or 525 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 275/40 R19
Rear tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 275/40 R19
Spare wheel 115/70 R 15 vs repair kit
Type of wheels 5.5J X 14" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)