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What is Better Alfa Romeo 164 or Jaguar XK8?

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Alfa Romeo 164 Jaguar XK8

3 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 164

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 504 liters vs 327 liters 35% or 177 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1400 kg vs 1685 kg 20% or 285 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11 meters 10% or 1 meters

6 reasons to buy Jaguar XK8

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

300 bhp vs 144 bhp

224 kw. vs

52% or 156 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.1 sec. vs 9.6 sec. 3.5 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 130 mph 25 mph
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 3 vs EURO 2 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 75 liters vs 14 liters 81% or 61 liters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 164 vs. Jaguar XK8

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 4196 cm3 52% or 2201 cm3 less
Fuel supply Injector vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4665 mm vs 4776 mm 2% or 111 mm shorter
Width 1760 mm vs 2015 mm 13% or 255 mm narrower
Height 1390 mm vs 1296 mm 7% or 94 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2660 mm vs 2588 mm 3% or 72 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)