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What is Better Maserati 430 or Smart City?

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Maserati 430 Smart City

5 reasons to buy Maserati 430

Engine and transmission
Better compression 9.5 vs 7.4 22% or 2.1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 70 g/mile vs 245 g/mile 250% or 175 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Other specs
Less weight 730 kg vs 1365 kg 87% or 635 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 8.7 meters vs 10.82 meters 24% or 2.12 meters

13 reasons to buy Smart City

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 3 3 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 94 mm vs 63.5 mm 32% or 30.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 67 mm vs 63 mm 6% or 4 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

284 bhp vs 61 bhp

209 kw. vs 45 kw.

79% or 223 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 413 nM vs 80 nM 81% or 333 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.6 sec. vs 18.3 sec. 12.7 sec.
More top speed 163 mph vs 84 mph 79 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 17 mpg vs 60.05 mpg 253% or 43.05 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 23.91 mpg vs 70.66 mpg 196% or 46.75 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.5 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 316% or 36.37 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 35 liters 56% or 45 liters
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

Neutral reasons Maserati 430 vs. Smart City

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5250 RPM vs 6000 RPM 13% or 750 less rpms.
Engine capacity 698 cm3 vs 2790 cm3 75% or 2092 cm3 less
Cylinders location In line vs V6
Camshaft SOHC vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Distributor fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 2500 mm vs 4223 mm 41% or 1723 mm shorter
Width 1537 mm vs 1775 mm 13% or 238 mm narrower
Height 1549 mm vs 1300 mm 16% or 249 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 1812 mm vs 2514 mm 28% or 702 mm less
Front tires size 175/55 R15 vs 215/45 ZR17
Rear tires size 195/50 R15 vs 245/40 ZR17
Style of wheels monoblock K V vs 5 spokes alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)