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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Ford Fusion?

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Alfa Romeo 159 Ford Fusion

21 reason 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.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 73.7 mm 10% or 8.3 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 68 bhp

154 kw. vs 50 kw.

68% or 142 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 160 nM 60% or 240 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 16.3 sec. 8 sec.
More top speed 141 mph vs 98 mph 43 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 62.77 mpg 60% or 23.57 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 48.66 mpg vs 72.39 mpg 49% or 23.73 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.1 mpg vs 49.58 mpg 70% or 20.48 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 405 liters vs 337 liters 17% or 68 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 43 liters 39% or 27 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1640 kg 26% or 570 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 565 kg vs 478 kg 15% or 87 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 750 kg 50% or 750 kg
More maximum roof load 80 kg vs 25 kg 69% or 55 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 1 years 67% or 2 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
More timing belt warranty - Mileage 93226 miles vs 77688 miles 17% or 15538 miles
Service cycle
More service interval - Mileage 18645 miles vs 12430 miles 33% or 6215 miles

6 reasons to buy Ford Fusion

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.1 vs 17.0 6% or 1.1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 75 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 59% or 44 g/mile
Less noise level 71 dB vs 74.5 dB 5% or 3.5 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1162 kg vs 1645 kg 42% or 483 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.3 meters vs 11.1 meters 19% or 1.8 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Ford Fusion

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 1399 cm3 41% or 988 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 4013 mm 14% or 647 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1724 mm 6% or 104 mm wider
Height 1422 mm vs 1543 mm 8% or 121 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2486 mm 8% or 214 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 195/60 R15
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 195/60 R15
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
Style of wheels DIAMOND vs 5 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)