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What is Better BMW Alpina or Maserati Ghibli?

Compare BMW Alpina vs. Maserati Ghibli by key specs. Our research shows 3 reasons which make BMW Alpina more sensible than Maserati Ghibli. Maserati Ghibli still has got 8 reasons to pick it instead of BMW Alpina. Our team summed up information about the vehicles to present a full match of Maserati Ghibli and BMW Alpina. You may compare two cars and find your personal view about them. Alpina was built by BMW to win competitors in the class. Although take into account that Ghibli has got the unique technologies of Maserati. If you had the chance, which model would you go for?

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BMW Alpina Maserati Ghibli

3 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 460 liters vs 420 liters 9% or 40 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1980 kg vs 1850 kg 7% or 130 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 450 kg 13% or 70 kg

8 reasons to buy Maserati Ghibli

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 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

284 bhp vs 200 bhp

206 kw. vs 147 kw.

30% or 84 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 413 nM vs 410 nM 1% or 3 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.70 sec. vs 7.4 sec. 1.7 sec.
More top speed 162 mph vs 145 mph 17 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1400 kg vs 1460 kg 4% or 60 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.80 meters vs 11.1 meters 3% or 0.3 meters

Neutral reasons BMW Alpina vs. Maserati Ghibli

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6000 RPM 33% or 2000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 2790 cm3 28% or 795 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 4223 mm 7% or 297 mm shorter
Width 1817 mm vs 1775 mm 2% or 42 mm wider
Height 1413 mm vs 1300 mm 8% or 113 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2514 mm 9% or 246 mm more
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 245/40ZR17
Rear tires size 365/30 R19 vs 245/40ZR17
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)