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Alfa Romeo 147 Dodge Journey

11 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 147

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 93 mm vs 81 mm 13% or 12 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

250 bhp vs 138 bhp

184 kw. vs 103 kw.

45% or 112 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.3 sec. vs 11.6 sec. 5.3 sec.
More top speed 153 mph vs 116 mph 37 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 23.3 mpg vs 44.78 mpg 92% or 21.48 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 32.78 mpg vs 55.4 mpg 69% or 22.62 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 15.6 mpg vs 34.4 mpg 121% or 18.8 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 505 kg 3% or 15 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 7 years 13% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1360 kg vs 1975 kg 45% or 615 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

11 reasons to buy Dodge Journey

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.5 vs 10.5 43% or 8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 78 mm 18% or 17.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More torque 310 nM vs 300 nM 3% or 10 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 103 g/mile vs 178 g/mile 73% or 75 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Less noise level 73 dB vs 74 dB 1% or 1 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 77.6 liters vs 63 liters 19% or 14.6 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2480 kg vs 1880 kg 24% or 600 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 7 years vs 3 years 57% or 4 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.7 meters vs 12.1 meters 3% or 0.4 meters
More seats 7 vs 5 2

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 147 vs. Dodge Journey

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 4000 RPM 35% or 2200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3179 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 38% or 1211 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location V6 vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4213 mm vs 4888 mm 14% or 675 mm shorter
Width 1764 mm vs 1878 mm 6% or 114 mm narrower
Height 1442 mm vs 1691 mm 15% or 249 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2546 mm vs 2890 mm 12% or 344 mm less
Front tires size 225/45 R17W vs 225/65 R16
Rear tires size 225/45 R17W vs 225/65 R16
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs Compact
Type of wheels 7.5Jx17" alloy wheels vs 16" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)