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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Maserati GranTurismo?

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BMW 7-Series Maserati GranTurismo

10 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
Piston stroke longer 89.6 mm vs 84.5 mm 6% or 5.1 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 53% or 76 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 500 liters vs 260 liters 48% or 240 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 2180 kg 13% or 325 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 645 kg vs 300 kg 53% or 345 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
Other specs
Less weight 1860 kg vs 1880 kg 1% or 20 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
More seats 5 vs 4 1

12 reasons to buy Maserati GranTurismo

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 94 mm vs 84 mm 11% or 10 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 326 bhp

323 kw. vs 240 kw.

26% or 114 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 450 nM 8% or 40 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 0.9 sec.
More top speed 183 mph vs 155 mph 28 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 54% or 10 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.91 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 38% or 10.31 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 20.5 mpg 68% or 8.3 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 86 liters vs 82 liters 5% or 4 liters
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 12.2 meters 14% or 1.5 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 7000 RPM 17% or 1200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 4691 cm3 36% or 1712 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 4881 mm 4% or 191 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1915 mm 1% or 13 mm narrower
Height 1479 mm vs 1353 mm 9% or 126 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2942 mm 4% or 128 mm more
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 245/40 R20
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 285/40 R20
Spare wheel flat tires vs puncture repair kit
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 20" alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes Style 234 vs TRIDENT
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)