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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Maserati Quattroporte?

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BMW 7-Series Maserati Quattroporte

9 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
Piston stroke longer 89.6 mm vs 79.8 mm 11% or 9.8 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 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 500 liters vs 450 liters 10% or 50 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2505 kg vs 2345 kg 6% or 160 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 645 kg vs 375 kg 42% or 270 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 turning radius 12.2 meters vs 12.3 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

11 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.
Better compression 11 vs 10.2 7% or 0.8 . 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

400 bhp vs 326 bhp

295 kw. vs 240 kw.

19% or 74 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 460 nM vs 450 nM 2% or 10 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 5.9 sec. 0.7 sec.
More top speed 171 mph vs 155 mph 16 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17.91 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 59% or 10.59 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 24.61 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 51% or 12.61 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 90 liters vs 82 liters 9% or 8 liters

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Maserati Quattroporte

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5800 RPM vs 7000 RPM 17% or 1200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 4244 cm3 30% or 1265 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 5052 mm 0% or 20 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1895 mm 0% or 7 mm wider
Height 1479 mm vs 1438 mm 3% or 41 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 3064 mm 0% or 6 mm more
Front tires size 245/50 R18 vs 245/40R19
Rear tires size 245/50 R18 vs 285/30 R19
Spare wheel flat tires vs puncture repair kit
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
Style of wheels star shaped spokes Style 234 vs 9 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)