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13 reasons to buy Maserati 3200 GT

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 80 mm vs 79.5 mm 1% or 0.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

370 bhp vs 60 bhp

271 kw. vs 44 kw.

84% or 310 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 491 nM vs 115 nM 77% or 376 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.1 sec. vs 16.8 sec. 11.7 sec.
More top speed 174 mph vs 97 mph 77 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.1 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 254% or 46.03 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.4 mpg vs 78.41 mpg 197% or 52.01 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.8 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 306% or 36.07 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 90 liters vs 34 liters 62% or 56 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2050 kg vs 1430 kg 30% or 620 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

9 reasons to buy Volkswagen Lupo

Engine and transmission
Better compression 19.5 vs 8.0 59% or 11.5 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 86.4 mm vs 80 mm 7% or 6.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 74 g/mile vs 230 g/mile 211% or 156 g/mile
Less noise level 73 dB vs 74 dB 1% or 1 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 2 years 83% or 10 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1042 kg vs 1590 kg 53% or 548 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati 3200 GT vs. Volkswagen Lupo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6250 RPM vs 4200 RPM 33% or 2050 more rpms.
Engine capacity 3217 cm3 vs 1716 cm3 47% or 1501 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs SOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4510 mm vs 3527 mm 22% or 983 mm shorter
Width 1822 mm vs 1639 mm 10% or 183 mm wider
Height 1305 mm vs 1459 mm 11% or 154 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2660 mm vs 2323 mm 13% or 337 mm more
Front tires size 235/40 ZR18 vs 175/65 R13T
Rear tires size 238/35 ZR18 vs 175/65 R13T
Spare wheel 235/40 ZR18 vs 175/65 R13T
Type of wheels 18 alloy wheels vs 5.5Jx13" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)