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What is Better Alfa Romeo 159 or Suzuki Ignis?

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18 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.
Better compression 17.0 vs 9.5 44% or 7.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 78 mm 5% or 4 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90.4 mm vs 69.5 mm 23% or 20.9 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

210 bhp vs 93.8 bhp

154 kw. vs 69 kw.

55% or 116.2 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 118 nM 71% or 282 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 11.1 sec. 2.8 sec.
More top speed 141 mph vs 99 mph 42 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.2 mpg vs 43.46 mpg 11% or 4.26 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 48.66 mpg vs 51.42 mpg 6% or 2.76 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 29.1 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 17% or 4.91 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 405 liters vs 236 liters 42% or 169 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 41 liters 41% or 29 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2210 kg vs 1430 kg 35% or 780 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 565 kg vs 510 kg 10% or 55 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 500 kg vs 350 kg 30% or 150 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 800 kg 47% or 700 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

4 reasons to buy Suzuki Ignis

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 96 g/mile vs 119 g/mile 24% or 23 g/mile
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 920 kg vs 1645 kg 79% or 725 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 11.1 meters 122% or 6.1 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 159 vs. Suzuki Ignis

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6000 RPM 33% or 2000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2387 cm3 vs 1328 cm3 44% or 1059 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Turbocharged and intercooled vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4660 mm vs 3615 mm 22% or 1045 mm shorter
Width 1828 mm vs 1595 mm 13% or 233 mm wider
Height 1422 mm vs 1585 mm 10% or 163 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2360 mm 13% or 340 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 165/70 R14
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 165/70 R14
Spare wheel Compact vs 165/70 R14
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)