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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Fiat Qubo?

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18 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 159

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 5 vs 4 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 69.6 mm 15% or 12.4 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90.4 mm vs 82 mm 9% or 8.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

210 bhp vs 75 bhp

154 kw. vs 55 kw.

64% or 135 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 190 nM 53% or 210 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 16.5 sec. 8.2 sec.
More top speed 141 mph vs 97 mph 44 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 64% or 24.93 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 48.66 mpg vs 76.38 mpg 57% or 27.72 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.1 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 77% or 22.32 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 405 liters vs 330 liters 19% or 75 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 45 liters 36% or 25 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1710 kg 23% or 500 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 565 kg vs 510 kg 10% or 55 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 400 kg 20% or 100 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 600 kg 60% or 900 kg
More maximum roof load 80 kg vs 50 kg 38% or 30 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

5 reasons to buy Fiat Qubo

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.6 vs 17.0 3% or 0.6 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 71 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 68% or 48 g/mile
Less noise level 73 dB vs 74.5 dB 2% or 1.5 dB
Other specs
Less weight 1200 kg vs 1645 kg 37% or 445 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.95 meters vs 11.1 meters 12% or 1.15 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Fiat Qubo

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 1248 cm3 48% or 1139 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 3959 mm 15% or 701 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1716 mm 6% or 112 mm wider
Height 1422 mm vs 1735 mm 18% or 313 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2513 mm 7% or 187 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 185/65 R15
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 185/65 R15
Spare wheel Compact vs repair kit
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)