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What is Better BMW Alpina or Honda CR-Z?

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17 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.0 vs 10.4 39% or 6.6 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 73 mm 13% or 11 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 89.4 mm 1% or 0.59999999999999 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

200 bhp vs 114 bhp

147 kw. vs 84 kw.

43% or 86 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 410 nM vs 145 nM 65% or 265 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.4 sec. vs 9.9 sec. 2.5 sec.
More top speed 145 mph vs 124 mph 21 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 47.87 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 18% or 8.59 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 60.05 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 7% or 4.08 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 35.81 mpg vs 46.27 mpg 29% or 10.46 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 460 liters vs 225 liters 51% or 235 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 40 liters 34% or 21 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1980 kg vs 1520 kg 23% or 460 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 322 kg 38% or 198 kg
More maximum roof load 75 kg vs 50 kg 33% or 25 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 93226 miles 91% or 901180 miles
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

7 reasons to buy Honda CR-Z

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 73 g/mile vs 97 g/mile 33% or 24 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Less noise level 67 dB vs 74 dB 10% or 7 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 6 years 50% or 6 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1198 kg vs 1460 kg 22% or 262 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.1 meters 11% or 1.1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW Alpina vs. Honda CR-Z

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6100 RPM 34% or 2100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1497 cm3 25% or 498 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 4080 mm 10% or 440 mm shorter
Width 1817 mm vs 1740 mm 4% or 77 mm wider
Height 1413 mm vs 1395 mm 1% or 18 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2425 mm 12% or 335 mm more
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 195/55 R16
Rear tires size 365/30 R19 vs 195/55 R16
Spare wheel mobile tire service kit vs Instant tire repair
Type of wheels 19" alloy wheels vs 16" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)