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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Suzuki Alto?

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20 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 159

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 5 vs 3 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 17.0 vs 11.0 35% or 6 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 73 mm 11% or 9 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90.4 mm vs 79.4 mm 12% or 11 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

210 bhp vs 68 bhp

154 kw. vs 50 kw.

68% or 142 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 90 nM 78% or 310 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 14 sec. 5.7 sec.
More top speed 141 mph vs 96 mph 45 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 64% or 24.93 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 48.66 mpg vs 74.21 mpg 53% or 25.55 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.1 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 77% or 22.32 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 405 liters vs 129 liters 68% or 276 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 35 liters 50% or 35 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1250 kg 43% or 960 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 565 kg vs 395 kg 30% or 170 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 200 kg 60% or 300 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 200 kg 87% or 1300 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Service cycle
More service interval - Mileage 18645 miles vs 9323 miles 50% or 9322 miles
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

5 reasons to buy Suzuki Alto

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 64 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 86% or 55 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 855 kg vs 1645 kg 92% or 790 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 11.1 meters 23% or 2.1 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Suzuki Alto

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6000 RPM 33% or 2000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 996 cm3 58% or 1391 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 3500 mm 25% or 1160 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1600 mm 12% or 228 mm wider
Height 1422 mm vs 1470 mm 3% or 48 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2360 mm 13% or 340 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 155/65 R14
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 155/65 R14
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 14" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)