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What is Better Alfa Romeo 166 or Volkswagen Polo?

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Alfa Romeo 166 Volkswagen Polo

6 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo 166

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 29.1 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 65% or 18.77 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 38.69 mpg vs 55.4 mpg 43% or 16.71 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 20.5 mpg vs 37.7 mpg 84% or 17.2 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 490 liters vs 280 liters 43% or 210 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 69 liters vs 45 liters 35% or 24 liters
More maximum roof load 80 kg vs 75 kg 6% or 5 kg

8 reasons to buy Volkswagen Polo

Engine and transmission
More engine power

180 bhp vs 150 bhp

132 kw. vs 110 kw.

17% or 30 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 250 nM vs 181 nM 28% or 69 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.9 sec. vs 9.8 sec. 2.9 sec.
More top speed 142 mph vs 131 mph 11 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 86 g/mile vs 143 g/mile 66% or 57 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 11.6 meters 9% or 1 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 166 vs. Volkswagen Polo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 6200 RPM 2% or 100 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1970 cm3 vs 1390 cm3 29% or 580 cm3 more
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Turbocharged and supercharged
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 7 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4720 mm vs 3870 mm 18% or 850 mm shorter
Width 1800 mm vs 1682 mm 7% or 118 mm wider
Height 1416 mm vs 1485 mm 5% or 69 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2700 mm vs 2470 mm 9% or 230 mm more
Front tires size 215/55 WR16 vs 215/40 R17
Rear tires size 215/55 WR16 vs 215/40 R17
Spare wheel Compact vs Compact
Type of wheels 16 alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 8 bolt holes vs MONZA
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)