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What is Better BMW Alpina or Kia Carnival?

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BMW Alpina Kia Carnival

6 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Engine and transmission
More engine power

200 bhp vs 185 bhp

147 kw. vs 134 kw.

8% or 15 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 410 nM vs 343 nM 16% or 67 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 145 mph vs 122 mph 23 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 97 g/mile vs 128 g/mile 32% or 31 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 460 liters vs 364 liters 21% or 96 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1460 kg vs 2068 kg 42% or 608 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

9 reasons to buy Kia Carnival

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 35.98 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 33% or 11.89 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 44.03 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 36% or 16.02 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 28 mpg vs 35.81 mpg 28% or 7.81 mpg
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2900 kg vs 1980 kg 32% or 920 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 832 kg vs 520 kg 38% or 312 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 745 kg 1% or 5 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1600 kg 20% or 400 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.00 meters vs 11.1 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

Neutral reasons BMW Alpina vs. Kia Carnival

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 3800 RPM 5% or 200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 2902 cm3 31% or 907 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 4810 mm 6% or 290 mm shorter
Width 1817 mm vs 1985 mm 8% or 168 mm narrower
Height 1413 mm vs 1815 mm 22% or 402 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2890 mm 4% or 130 mm less
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 235/60R17
Rear tires size 365/30 R19 vs 235/60R17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)