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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Maserati 3200 GT?

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BMW 7-Series Maserati 3200 GT

10 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.2 vs 8.0 22% or 2.2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 80 mm 5% or 4 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 89.6 mm vs 80 mm 11% or 9.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 230 g/mile 60% or 86 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 2050 kg 18% or 455 kg
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
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

10 reasons to buy Maserati 3200 GT

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

370 bhp vs 326 bhp

271 kw. vs 240 kw.

12% or 44 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 491 nM vs 450 nM 8% or 41 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.1 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 0.8 sec.
More top speed 174 mph vs 155 mph 19 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.1 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 57% or 10.4 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.4 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 41% or 10.82 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.8 mpg vs 20.5 mpg 74% or 8.7 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 82 liters 9% or 8 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1590 kg vs 1860 kg 17% or 270 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Maserati 3200 GT

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 6250 RPM 7% or 450 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 3217 cm3 7% or 238 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 4510 mm 11% or 562 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1822 mm 4% or 80 mm wider
Height 1479 mm vs 1305 mm 12% or 174 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2660 mm 13% or 410 mm more
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 235/40 ZR18
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 238/35 ZR18
Spare wheel flat tires vs 235/40 ZR18
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 18 alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes Style 234 vs 10 spokes alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)