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9 reasons to buy Alfa Romeo Brera

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.25 vs 11 2% or 0.25 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 85.6 mm vs 79.8 mm 7% or 5.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 178 g/mile vs 230 g/mile 29% or 52 g/mile
Less noise level 71 dB vs 74 dB 4% or 3 dB
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 445 kg vs 375 kg 16% or 70 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 2 years 75% or 6 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1625 kg vs 1860 kg 14% or 235 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.3 meters 15% or 1.6 meters

13 reasons to buy Maserati Quattroporte

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 92 mm vs 89 mm 3% or 3 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

400 bhp vs 260 bhp

295 kw. vs 191 kw.

35% or 140 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 460 nM vs 322 nM 30% or 138 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 7 sec. 1.8 sec.
More top speed 171 mph vs 152 mph 19 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17.91 mpg vs 23.21 mpg 30% or 5.3 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 24.61 mpg vs 33.19 mpg 35% or 8.58 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 15.5 mpg 27% or 3.3 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 450 liters vs 300 liters 33% or 150 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 70 liters 22% or 20 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2345 kg vs 2070 kg 12% or 275 kg
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo Brera vs. Maserati Quattroporte

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6300 RPM vs 7000 RPM 10% or 700 less rpms.
Engine capacity 3195 cm3 vs 4244 cm3 25% or 1049 cm3 less
Cylinders location V6 vs V8
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4410 mm vs 5052 mm 13% or 642 mm shorter
Width 1830 mm vs 1895 mm 3% or 65 mm narrower
Height 1341 mm vs 1438 mm 7% or 97 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2528 mm vs 3064 mm 17% or 536 mm less
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 245/40R19
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 285/30 R19
Spare wheel Compact vs puncture repair kit
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 5 bolt holes vs 9 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)