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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Lamborghini Gallardo?

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8 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 159

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.0 vs 11 35% or 6 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 119 g/mile vs 280 g/mile 135% or 161 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1595 kg 28% or 615 kg
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.1 meters vs 11.5 meters 4% or 0.4 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

14 reasons to buy Lamborghini Gallardo

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 10 vs 5 5 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 82.5 mm vs 82 mm 1% or 0.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 92.8 mm vs 90.4 mm 3% or 2.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

500 bhp vs 210 bhp

367 kw. vs 154 kw.

58% or 290 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 510 nM vs 400 nM 22% or 110 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4 sec. vs 8.3 sec. 4.3 sec.
More top speed 196 mph vs 141 mph 55 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 14.5 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 170% or 24.7 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 20.29 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 140% or 28.37 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 9.7 mpg vs 29.1 mpg 200% or 19.4 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 74 dB vs 74.5 dB 1% or 0.5 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 70 liters 22% or 20 liters
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1430 kg vs 1645 kg 15% or 215 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Lamborghini Gallardo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 7800 RPM 49% or 3800 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 4961 cm3 52% or 2574 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Rear-mounted
Cylinders location In line vs V10
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 4300 mm 8% or 360 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1900 mm 4% or 72 mm narrower
Height 1422 mm vs 1165 mm 18% or 257 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2560 mm 5% or 140 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 235/35 R19
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 295/30 R19
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
Style of wheels DIAMOND vs CALLISTO
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)