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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Opel Rekord?

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Alfa Romeo 146 Opel Rekord

4 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Engine and transmission
More engine power

120 bhp vs 86 bhp

88 kw. vs 62 kw.

28% or 34 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.6 sec. vs 13.30 sec. 2.7 sec.
More top speed 121 mph vs 103 mph 18 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 1245 kg 5% or 55 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

5 reasons to buy Opel Rekord

Engine and transmission
More torque 189 nM vs 144 nM 24% or 45 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1780 kg vs 1710 kg 4% or 70 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 535 kg vs 520 kg 3% or 15 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1300 kg vs 1200 kg 8% or 100 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.80 meters vs 11.5 meters 6% or 0.7 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Opel Rekord

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 4200 RPM 33% or 2100 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 2260 cm3 29% or 662 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 4652 mm 8% or 395 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1726 mm 1% or 14 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1420 mm 0% or 6 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2668 mm 5% or 128 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 175SR14
Rear tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 175SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)