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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Peugeot 605?

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Alfa Romeo 159 Peugeot 605

7 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.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 3 1 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

210 bhp vs 110 bhp

154 kw. vs

48% or 100 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 12.7 sec. 4.4 sec.
More top speed 141 mph vs 119 mph 22 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 20% or 8 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations

4 reasons to buy Peugeot 605

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 115 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 3% or 4 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 70 liters 13% or 10 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1470 kg vs 1645 kg 12% or 175 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11 meters vs 11.1 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Peugeot 605

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 2088 cm3 13% or 299 cm3 more
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs Multi-point injection fuel
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 4765 mm 2% or 105 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1799 mm 2% or 29 mm wider
Height 1422 mm vs 1417 mm 0% or 5 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2800 mm 4% or 100 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)