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What is Better Maserati Coupe or Smart Fortwo?

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13 reasons to buy Maserati Coupe

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 3 5 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 11.1 vs 10 10% or 1.1 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 92 mm vs 72 mm 22% or 20 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

390 bhp vs 84 bhp

287 kw. vs 62 kw.

78% or 306 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 451 nM vs 120 nM 73% or 331 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.8 sec. vs 10.9 sec. 6.1 sec.
More top speed 177 mph vs 90 mph 87 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 15.2 mpg vs 57.56 mpg 279% or 42.36 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 21.69 mpg vs 68.8 mpg 217% or 47.11 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 10 mpg vs 44.11 mpg 341% or 34.11 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 315 liters vs 220 liters 30% or 95 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 88 liters vs 38 liters 57% or 50 liters
Other specs
More seats 4 vs 2 2

7 reasons to buy Smart Fortwo

Engine and transmission
Piston stroke longer 81.8 mm vs 80 mm 2% or 1.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 72 g/mile vs 267 g/mile 271% or 195 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Less noise level 73 dB vs 74.7 dB 2% or 1.7 dB
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 6 years vs 2 years 67% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 770 kg vs 1670 kg 117% or 900 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 8.75 meters vs 12 meters 37% or 3.25 meters

Neutral reasons Maserati Coupe vs. Smart Fortwo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 5250 RPM 25% or 1750 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4244 cm3 vs 999 cm3 76% or 3245 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4523 mm vs 2695 mm 40% or 1828 mm shorter
Width 1822 mm vs 1559 mm 14% or 263 mm wider
Height 1305 mm vs 1542 mm 15% or 237 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2660 mm vs 1867 mm 30% or 793 mm more
Front tires size 235/40 R18 vs 155/60 R15
Rear tires size 265/35 R18 vs 175/55 R15
Type of wheels 18" alloy wheels vs 15" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 15 spokes vs 12 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)