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What is Better BMW Alpina or Audi RS3?

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3 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 97 g/mile vs 132 g/mile 36% or 35 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 460 liters vs 302 liters 34% or 158 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1460 kg vs 1550 kg 6% or 90 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

12 reasons to buy Audi RS3

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 5 vs 4 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

340 bhp vs 200 bhp

247 kw. vs 147 kw.

41% or 140 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 450 nM vs 410 nM 9% or 40 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.60 sec. vs 7.4 sec. 2.8 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 145 mph 10 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.01 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 54% or 16.86 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 41.99 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 43% or 18.06 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 21.99 mpg vs 35.81 mpg 63% or 13.82 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2135 kg vs 1980 kg 7% or 155 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 585 kg vs 520 kg 11% or 65 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.70 meters vs 11.1 meters 4% or 0.4 meters

Neutral reasons BMW Alpina vs. Audi RS3

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5400 RPM 26% or 1400 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 2480 cm3 20% or 485 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 7 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 4302 mm 5% or 218 mm shorter
Width 1817 mm vs 1794 mm 1% or 23 mm wider
Height 1413 mm vs 1402 mm 1% or 11 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2578 mm 7% or 182 mm more
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 225/35R19
Rear tires size 365/30 R19 vs 225/35R19
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)