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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Lamborghini Murcielago?

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Alfa Romeo 159 Lamborghini Murcielago

8 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 159

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.0 vs 10.7 37% or 6.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 90.4 mm vs 86.8 mm 4% or 3.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 119 g/mile vs 311 g/mile 161% or 192 g/mile
Less CO emissions 0 g/mile vs 1 g/mile 0% or 1 g/mile
Warranty
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.1 meters vs 12.5 meters 13% or 1.4 meters
More seats 5 vs 2 3

12 reasons to buy Lamborghini Murcielago

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 12 vs 5 7 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 87 mm vs 82 mm 6% or 5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

580 bhp vs 210 bhp

426 kw. vs 154 kw.

64% or 370 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 650 nM vs 400 nM 38% or 250 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.8 sec. vs 8.3 sec. 4.5 sec.
More top speed 205 mph vs 141 mph 64 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 13.1 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 199% or 26.1 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 18.7 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 160% or 29.96 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 8.7 mpg vs 29.1 mpg 234% or 20.4 mpg
Emissions
Less noise level 74 dB vs 74.5 dB 1% or 0.5 dB
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 100 liters vs 70 liters 30% or 30 liters
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Lamborghini Murcielago

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 7500 RPM 47% or 3500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 6192 cm3 61% or 3805 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V12
Camshaft DOHC vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 4580 mm 2% or 80 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 2045 mm 11% or 217 mm narrower
Height 1422 mm vs 1135 mm 20% or 287 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2665 mm 1% or 35 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 245/35 ZR18
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 335/30 ZR18
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
Style of wheels DIAMOND vs HERCULES
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)