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What is Better Alfa Romeo 156 or Renault 20?

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Alfa Romeo 156 Renault 20

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 115 bhp

184 kw. vs 83 kw.

54% or 135 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 300 nM vs 177 nM 41% or 123 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.3 sec. vs 11.60 sec. 5.3 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 111 mph 44 mph
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1180 liters vs 1145 liters 3% or 35 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1955 kg vs 1720 kg 12% or 235 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1400 kg vs 1200 kg 14% or 200 kg

4 reasons to buy Renault 20

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 395 liters vs 360 liters 9% or 35 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 500 kg vs 495 kg 1% or 5 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1220 kg vs 1460 kg 20% or 240 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.40 meters vs 12.1 meters 16% or 1.7 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 156 vs. Renault 20

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6200 RPM vs 5500 RPM 11% or 700 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3179 cm3 vs 2165 cm3 32% or 1014 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4430 mm vs 4520 mm 2% or 90 mm shorter
Width 1745 mm vs 1726 mm 1% or 19 mm wider
Height 1430 mm vs 1435 mm 0% or 5 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2595 mm vs 2659 mm 2% or 64 mm less
Front tires size 215/45R17 vs 165SR14
Rear tires size 215/45R17 vs 165SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)