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What is Better Alfa Romeo 147 or Volkswagen Derby?

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Alfa Romeo 147 Volkswagen Derby

8 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 50 bhp

184 kw. vs 36 kw.

80% or 200 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 300 nM vs 76 nM 75% or 224 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.3 sec. vs 15.40 sec. 9.1 sec.
More top speed 153 mph vs 90 mph 63 mph
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1030 liters vs 425 liters 59% or 605 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1880 kg vs 1130 kg 40% or 750 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 430 kg 17% or 90 kg

3 reasons to buy Volkswagen Derby

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 425 liters vs 280 liters 34% or 145 liters
Other specs
Less weight 700 kg vs 1360 kg 94% or 660 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.60 meters vs 12.1 meters 26% or 2.5 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 147 vs. Volkswagen Derby

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 5800 RPM 6% or 400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3179 cm3 vs 1093 cm3 66% or 2086 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4213 mm vs 3915 mm 7% or 298 mm shorter
Width 1764 mm vs 1560 mm 12% or 204 mm wider
Height 1442 mm vs 1350 mm 6% or 92 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2546 mm vs 2330 mm 8% or 216 mm more
Front tires size 225/45 R17W vs 145SR13
Rear tires size 225/45 R17W vs 145SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)