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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Jaguar XJS?

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Alfa Romeo 159 Jaguar XJS

1 reason to buy Alfa Romeo 159

Other specs
Less weight 1645 kg vs 1705 kg 4% or 60 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

6 reasons to buy Jaguar XJS

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 5 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

238 bhp vs 210 bhp

vs 154 kw.

12% or 28 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.4 sec. vs 8.3 sec. 0.9 sec.
More top speed 147 mph vs 141 mph 6 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.22 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 50% or 12.98 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 89 liters vs 70 liters 21% or 19 liters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Jaguar XJS

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 3980 cm3 40% or 1593 cm3 less
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 4820 mm 3% or 160 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1883 mm 3% or 55 mm narrower
Height 1422 mm vs 1241 mm 13% or 181 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2588 mm 4% or 112 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)