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BMW Alpina Maserati Quattroporte

9 reasons to buy BMW Alpina

Engine and transmission
Better compression 17.0 vs 11 35% or 6 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 79.8 mm 11% or 10.2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 97 g/mile vs 230 g/mile 137% or 133 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 460 liters vs 450 liters 2% or 10 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 520 kg vs 375 kg 28% or 145 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 6 years vs 2 years 67% or 4 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1460 kg vs 1860 kg 27% or 400 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.1 meters vs 12.3 meters 11% or 1.2 meters

12 reasons to buy Maserati Quattroporte

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 92 mm vs 84 mm 9% or 8 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

400 bhp vs 200 bhp

295 kw. vs 147 kw.

50% or 200 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 460 nM vs 410 nM 11% or 50 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.2 sec. vs 7.4 sec. 2.2 sec.
More top speed 171 mph vs 145 mph 26 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17.91 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 167% or 29.96 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 24.61 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 144% or 35.44 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 35.81 mpg 194% or 23.61 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 61 liters 32% or 29 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2345 kg vs 1980 kg 16% or 365 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years

Neutral reasons BMW Alpina vs. Maserati Quattroporte

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 7000 RPM 43% or 3000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 4244 cm3 53% or 2249 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V8
Camshaft DOHC vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 5052 mm 11% or 532 mm shorter
Width 1817 mm vs 1895 mm 4% or 78 mm narrower
Height 1413 mm vs 1438 mm 2% or 25 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 3064 mm 10% or 304 mm less
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 245/40R19
Rear tires size 365/30 R19 vs 285/30 R19
Spare wheel mobile tire service kit vs puncture repair kit
Type of wheels 19" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)