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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Ferrari F430?

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BMW 7-Series Ferrari F430

7 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
Piston stroke longer 89.6 mm vs 81 mm 10% or 8.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 261 g/mile 81% or 117 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 500 liters vs 250 liters 50% or 250 liters
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 6 years vs 2 years 67% or 4 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 2 3

13 reasons to buy Ferrari F430

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 11.3 vs 10.2 10% or 1.1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 92 mm vs 84 mm 9% or 8 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

483 bhp vs 326 bhp

360 kw. vs 240 kw.

33% or 157 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 465 nM vs 450 nM 3% or 15 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 1.9 sec.
More top speed 196 mph vs 155 mph 41 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 15.4 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 85% or 13.1 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 21.2 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 76% or 16.02 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 10.5 mpg vs 20.5 mpg 95% or 10 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 95 liters vs 82 liters 14% or 13 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 4 years vs 3 years 25% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1450 kg vs 1860 kg 28% or 410 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Ferrari F430

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 8500 RPM 32% or 2700 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 4308 cm3 31% or 1329 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft DOHC vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 5072 mm vs 4512 mm 11% or 560 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1923 mm 1% or 21 mm narrower
Height 1479 mm vs 1214 mm 18% or 265 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2600 mm 15% or 470 mm more
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 225/35 R19
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 285/35 R19
Spare wheel flat tires vs kit for wheel pumping
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes Style 234 vs 5 double spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)