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What is Better BMW Alpina or BMW X3?

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3 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Performance
More top speed 145 mph vs 130 mph 15 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 97 g/mile vs 99 g/mile 2% or 2 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1460 kg vs 1800 kg 23% or 340 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

10 reasons to buy BMW X3

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

254 bhp vs 200 bhp

vs 147 kw.

21% or 54 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.0 sec. vs 7.4 sec. 1.4 sec.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.2 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 1% or 0.7 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 550 liters vs 460 liters 16% or 90 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 67 liters vs 61 liters 9% or 6 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 745 kg 1% or 5 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2400 kg vs 1600 kg 33% or 800 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 11 meters vs 11.1 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW Alpina vs. BMW X3

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 2993 cm3 33% or 998 cm3 less
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Common rail
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 8 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 4648 mm 3% or 128 mm shorter
Width 1817 mm vs 1881 mm 3% or 64 mm narrower
Height 1413 mm vs 1675 mm 16% or 262 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2810 mm 2% or 50 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)