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What is Better Alfa Romeo 156 or Alfa Romeo GT?

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14 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 156

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 82 mm 12% or 11 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

250 bhp vs 150 bhp

184 kw. vs 110 kw.

40% or 100 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.3 sec. vs 9.6 sec. 3.3 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 130 mph 25 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 23 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 98% or 22.56 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 32.11 mpg vs 57.56 mpg 79% or 25.45 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 15.4 mpg vs 33.19 mpg 116% or 17.79 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 74 dB vs 74.5 dB 1% or 0.5 dB
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 360 liters vs 320 liters 11% or 40 liters
More maximum trunk space 1180 liters vs 905 liters 23% or 275 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1955 kg vs 1885 kg 4% or 70 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1400 kg vs 1300 kg 7% or 100 kg
More maximum roof load 80 kg vs 50 kg 38% or 30 kg

9 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo GT

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18 vs 10.5 42% or 7.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 90.4 mm vs 78 mm 14% or 12.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More torque 305 nM vs 300 nM 2% or 5 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 103 g/mile vs 182 g/mile 77% or 79 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 495 kg 5% or 25 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1365 kg vs 1460 kg 7% or 95 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.5 meters vs 12.1 meters 5% or 0.6 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 156 vs. Alfa Romeo GT

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 4000 RPM 35% or 2200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3179 cm3 vs 1910 cm3 40% or 1269 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 Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4430 mm vs 4489 mm 1% or 59 mm shorter
Width 1745 mm vs 1763 mm 1% or 18 mm narrower
Height 1430 mm vs 1366 mm 4% or 64 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2595 mm vs 2596 mm 0% or 1 mm less
Front tires size 215/45R17 vs 255/40 R18
Rear tires size 215/45R17 vs 255/40 R18
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs Compact
Type of wheels 7.5Jx17" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 5 bolt holes vs 5 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)