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What is Better Alfa Romeo 147 or Ford Escort?

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Alfa Romeo 147 Ford Escort

7 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.
More engine power

250 bhp vs 88 bhp

184 kw. vs

65% or 162 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 110 mph 43 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 23.3 mpg vs 33.71 mpg 45% or 10.41 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 3 vs EURO 2 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 63 liters vs 55 liters 13% or 8 liters

3 reasons to buy Ford Escort

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 117 g/mile vs 178 g/mile 52% or 61 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1085 kg vs 1360 kg 25% or 275 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 12.1 meters 21% or 2.1 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 147 vs. Ford Escort

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 3179 cm3 vs 1597 cm3 50% or 1582 cm3 more
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4213 mm vs 4295 mm 2% or 82 mm shorter
Width 1764 mm vs 1801 mm 2% or 37 mm narrower
Height 1442 mm vs 1346 mm 7% or 96 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2546 mm vs 2523 mm 1% or 23 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)