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What is Better Alfa Romeo 156 or Fiat Ritmo?

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Alfa Romeo 156 Fiat Ritmo

8 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.
More engine power

250 bhp vs 58 bhp

184 kw. vs 42 kw.

77% or 192 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 300 nM vs 87 nM 71% or 213 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.3 sec. vs 15.90 sec. 9.6 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 93 mph 62 mph
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1180 liters vs 370 liters 69% or 810 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1955 kg vs 1400 kg 28% or 555 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1400 kg vs 900 kg 36% or 500 kg

4 reasons to buy Fiat Ritmo

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 370 liters vs 360 liters 3% or 10 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 568 kg vs 495 kg 13% or 73 kg
Other specs
Less weight 832 kg vs 1460 kg 75% or 628 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.30 meters vs 12.1 meters 17% or 1.8 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 156 vs. Fiat Ritmo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 5700 RPM 8% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3179 cm3 vs 1116 cm3 65% or 2063 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4430 mm vs 3993 mm 10% or 437 mm shorter
Width 1745 mm vs 1650 mm 5% or 95 mm wider
Height 1430 mm vs 1418 mm 1% or 12 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2595 mm vs 2451 mm 6% or 144 mm more
Front tires size 215/45R17 vs 145SR13
Rear tires size 215/45R17 vs 145SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)