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What is Better Maserati 430 or Mercedes-Benz V-Class?

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Maserati 430 Mercedes-Benz V-Class

12 reasons to buy Maserati 430

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 90.9 mm 3% or 3.1 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

284 bhp vs 143 bhp

209 kw. vs 105 kw.

50% or 141 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 413 nM vs 210 nM 49% or 203 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.6 sec. vs 15.1 sec. 9.5 sec.
More top speed 163 mph vs 108 mph 55 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17 mpg vs 24.11 mpg 42% or 7.11 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 23.91 mpg vs 29.99 mpg 25% or 6.08 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.5 mpg vs 18.1 mpg 57% or 6.6 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 78 liters 3% or 2 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1365 kg vs 1971 kg 44% or 606 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.82 meters vs 12.4 meters 15% or 1.58 meters

7 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz V-Class

Engine and transmission
Better compression 10.4 vs 7.4 29% or 3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 88.4 mm vs 67 mm 24% or 21.4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 173 g/mile vs 245 g/mile 42% or 72 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 3 vs EURO 2 1 generation
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 30 years vs 2 years 93% or 28 years
More standard warranty - Years 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
More seats 6 vs 4 2

Neutral reasons Maserati 430 vs. Mercedes-Benz V-Class

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6000 RPM vs 5000 RPM 17% or 1000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2790 cm3 vs 2295 cm3 18% or 495 cm3 more
Cylinders location V6 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4223 mm vs 4660 mm 9% or 437 mm shorter
Width 1775 mm vs 1880 mm 6% or 105 mm narrower
Height 1300 mm vs 1844 mm 30% or 544 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2514 mm vs 3000 mm 16% or 486 mm less
Front tires size 215/45 ZR17 vs 195/70 R15
Rear tires size 245/40 ZR17 vs 195/70 R15
Style of wheels 5 spokes alloy wheels vs ELEGANT covers
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)