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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Volkswagen Touran?

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8 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

120 bhp vs 105 bhp

88 kw. vs 77 kw.

13% or 15 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.6 sec. vs 11.9 sec. 1.3 sec.
More top speed 121 mph vs 117 mph 4 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 34.01 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 41% or 13.86 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 44.11 mpg vs 54.25 mpg 23% or 10.14 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 25 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 57% or 14.2 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 1460 kg 23% or 270 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

12 reasons to buy Volkswagen Touran

Engine and transmission
More torque 175 nM vs 144 nM 18% or 31 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 121 g/mile 41% or 35 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Less noise level 73 dB vs 74 dB 1% or 1 dB
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 60 liters vs 51 liters 15% or 9 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2090 kg vs 1710 kg 18% or 380 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 630 kg vs 520 kg 17% or 110 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1300 kg vs 1200 kg 8% or 100 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.2 meters vs 11.5 meters 3% or 0.3 meters
More seats 7 vs 5 2

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Volkswagen Touran

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 5000 RPM 21% or 1300 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 1197 cm3 25% or 401 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 4397 mm 3% or 140 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1794 mm 5% or 82 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1634 mm 13% or 208 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2678 mm 5% or 138 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 195/65 R15
Rear tires size 185/60 HR14 vs 195/65 R15
Spare wheel 115/70 R 15 vs repair kit
Type of wheels 5.5J X 14" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)