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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Honda Jazz?

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19 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.
Better compression 17.0 vs 10.8 36% or 6.2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 73 mm 11% or 9 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90.4 mm vs 71.6 mm 21% or 18.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

210 bhp vs 90 bhp

154 kw. vs 66 kw.

57% or 120 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 114 nM 72% or 286 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 12.5 sec. 4.2 sec.
More top speed 141 mph vs 110 mph 31 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 36% or 14.07 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 48.66 mpg vs 62.77 mpg 29% or 14.11 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.1 mpg vs 43.46 mpg 49% or 14.36 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 42 liters 40% or 28 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1520 kg 31% or 690 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 565 kg vs 434 kg 23% or 131 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 450 kg 10% or 50 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 1000 kg 33% or 500 kg
More maximum roof load 80 kg vs 50 kg 38% or 30 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 93226 miles 91% or 901180 miles

5 reasons to buy Honda Jazz

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 78 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 53% or 41 g/mile
Less noise level 66 dB vs 74.5 dB 13% or 8.5 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1086 kg vs 1645 kg 51% or 559 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.5 meters vs 11.1 meters 17% or 1.6 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Honda Jazz

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6000 RPM 33% or 2000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 1198 cm3 50% or 1189 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 Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 3900 mm 16% or 760 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1695 mm 7% or 133 mm wider
Height 1422 mm vs 1525 mm 7% or 103 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2500 mm 7% or 200 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 175/65 R15
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 175/65 R15
Spare wheel Compact vs Instant tire repair
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)