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What is Better Maserati 430 or SEAT Altea?

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Maserati 430 SEAT Altea

13 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 81 mm 14% or 13 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

284 bhp vs 140 bhp

209 kw. vs 103 kw.

51% or 144 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 413 nM vs 320 nM 23% or 93 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.6 sec. vs 9.8 sec. 4.2 sec.
More top speed 163 mph vs 125 mph 38 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 182% or 30.87 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 23.91 mpg vs 58.85 mpg 146% or 34.94 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.5 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 224% or 25.72 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 55 liters 31% or 25 liters
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less weight 1365 kg vs 1504 kg 10% or 139 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.82 meters vs 10.9 meters 1% or 0.08 meters

8 reasons to buy SEAT Altea

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.5 vs 7.4 60% or 11.1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 67 mm 30% or 28.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 99 g/mile vs 245 g/mile 147% or 146 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
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
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati 430 vs. SEAT Altea

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6000 RPM vs 4000 RPM 33% or 2000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2790 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 29% or 822 cm3 more
Cylinders location V6 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4223 mm vs 4467 mm 5% or 244 mm shorter
Width 1775 mm vs 1768 mm 0% or 7 mm wider
Height 1300 mm vs 1581 mm 18% or 281 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2514 mm vs 2578 mm 2% or 64 mm less
Front tires size 215/45 ZR17 vs 205/55 R16
Rear tires size 245/40 ZR17 vs 205/55 R16
Style of wheels 5 spokes alloy wheels vs ELDORADO
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)