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What is Better Alfa Romeo 147 or Volkswagen Multivan?

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Alfa Romeo 147 Volkswagen Multivan

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 180 bhp

184 kw. vs 131 kw.

28% or 70 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.3 sec. vs 11.40 sec. 5.1 sec.
More top speed 153 mph vs 119 mph 34 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 23.3 mpg vs 36.99 mpg 59% or 13.69 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 32.78 mpg vs 42.99 mpg 31% or 10.21 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 15.6 mpg vs 28.99 mpg 86% or 13.39 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1360 kg vs 2069 kg 52% or 709 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

7 reasons to buy Volkswagen Multivan

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More torque 400 nM vs 300 nM 25% or 100 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 124 g/mile vs 178 g/mile 44% or 54 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 4300 liters vs 1030 liters 76% or 3270 liters
More maximum allowable weight 3000 kg vs 1880 kg 37% or 1120 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 931 kg vs 520 kg 44% or 411 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.90 meters vs 12.1 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 147 vs. Volkswagen Multivan

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
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4213 mm vs 4892 mm 14% or 679 mm shorter
Width 1764 mm vs 1904 mm 7% or 140 mm narrower
Height 1442 mm vs 1970 mm 27% or 528 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2546 mm vs 3000 mm 15% or 454 mm less
Front tires size 225/45 R17W vs 235/55R17
Rear tires size 225/45 R17W vs 235/55R17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)