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What is Better Audi A6 or BMW Alpina?

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9 reasons to buy Audi A6

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

552 bhp vs 200 bhp

vs 147 kw.

64% or 352 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 3.8 sec. vs 7.4 sec. 3.6 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 145 mph 10 mph
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 565 liters vs 460 liters 19% or 105 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 75 liters vs 61 liters 19% or 14 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 745 kg 1% or 5 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2100 kg vs 1600 kg 24% or 500 kg

2 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Other specs
Less weight 1460 kg vs 1935 kg 33% or 475 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.1 meters vs 12 meters 8% or 0.9 meters

Neutral reasons Audi A6 vs. BMW Alpina

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 3993 cm3 vs 1995 cm3 50% or 1998 cm3 more
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 8 vs 6 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4928 mm vs 4520 mm 8% or 408 mm shorter
Width 2051 mm vs 1817 mm 11% or 234 mm wider
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2846 mm vs 2760 mm 3% or 86 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)