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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Jeep Patriot?

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10 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Engine and transmission
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 81 mm 1% or 1 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.6 sec. vs 11 sec. 0.4 sec.
More top speed 121 mph vs 117 mph 4 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 34.01 mpg vs 42.22 mpg 24% or 8.21 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 44.11 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 17% or 7.31 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 25 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 28% or 7.11 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 325 kg 38% or 195 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 7 years 13% or 1 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 1685 kg 42% or 495 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

12 reasons to buy Jeep Patriot

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.0 vs 10.3 43% or 7.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 75.65 mm 21% or 19.85 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

138 bhp vs 120 bhp

103 kw. vs 88 kw.

13% or 18 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 310 nM vs 144 nM 54% or 166 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 112 g/mile vs 121 g/mile 8% or 9 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
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 51.1 liters vs 51 liters 0% or 0.1 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2010 kg vs 1710 kg 15% or 300 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 1200 kg 20% or 300 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.8 meters vs 11.5 meters 6% or 0.7 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Jeep Patriot

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 4000 RPM 37% or 2300 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 19% or 370 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 4408 mm 3% or 151 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1785 mm 4% or 73 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1667 mm 14% or 241 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2635 mm 4% or 95 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 215/60 R17
Rear tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 215/60 R17
Spare wheel 115/70 R 15 vs 215/60 R17
Type of wheels 5.5J X 14" alloy wheels vs 17" aluminum
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)