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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Porsche Carrera-GT?

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Alfa Romeo 159 Porsche Carrera-GT

4 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 159

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 119 g/mile vs 267 g/mile 124% or 148 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 405 liters vs 76 liters 81% or 329 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1600 kg 28% or 610 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 565 kg vs 220 kg 61% or 345 kg

10 reasons to buy Porsche Carrera-GT

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 10 vs 5 5 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

612 bhp vs 210 bhp

444 kw. vs 154 kw.

66% or 402 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 590 nM vs 400 nM 32% or 190 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.90 sec. vs 8.3 sec. 4.4 sec.
More top speed 205 mph vs 141 mph 64 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 16 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 145% or 23.2 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 24.01 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 103% or 24.65 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 10 mpg vs 29.1 mpg 191% or 19.1 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1380 kg vs 1645 kg 19% or 265 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Porsche Carrera-GT

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 8000 RPM 50% or 4000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 5733 cm3 58% or 3346 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 4613 mm 1% or 47 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1921 mm 5% or 93 mm narrower
Height 1422 mm vs 1166 mm 18% or 256 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2730 mm 1% or 30 mm less
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 335/30ZR20
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 335/30ZR20
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)