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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Maserati GranTurismo?

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Alfa Romeo 146 Maserati GranTurismo

6 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 121 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 82% or 99 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 300 kg 42% or 220 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 2 years 75% or 6 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 1880 kg 58% or 690 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
More seats 5 vs 4 1

16 reasons to buy Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 11.3 vs 10.3 9% or 1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 82 mm 13% or 12 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 84.5 mm vs 75.65 mm 10% or 8.85 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 120 bhp

323 kw. vs 88 kw.

73% or 320 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 144 nM 71% or 346 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5 sec. vs 10.6 sec. 5.6 sec.
More top speed 183 mph vs 121 mph 62 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 84% or 15.51 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.91 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 64% or 17.2 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 25 mpg 105% or 12.8 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 86 liters vs 51 liters 41% or 35 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2180 kg vs 1710 kg 22% or 470 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 11.5 meters 7% or 0.8 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 7000 RPM 10% or 700 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 4691 cm3 66% or 3093 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft DOHC vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 4881 mm 13% or 624 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1915 mm 11% or 203 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1353 mm 5% or 73 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2942 mm 14% or 402 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 245/40 R20
Rear tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 285/40 R20
Spare wheel 115/70 R 15 vs puncture repair kit
Type of wheels 5.5J X 14" alloy wheels vs 20" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)