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What is Better Maserati Gran Cabriolet or Ford Taurus?

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5 reasons to buy Maserati Gran Cabriolet

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 203 bhp

323 kw. vs 147 kw.

54% or 237 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 272 nM 44% or 218 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.4 sec. vs 8.60 sec. 3.2 sec.
More top speed 175 mph vs 131 mph 44 mph

3 reasons to buy Ford Taurus

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 480 liters vs 260 liters 46% or 220 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1525 kg vs 1980 kg 30% or 455 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Maserati Gran Cabriolet vs. Ford Taurus

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 5750 RPM 18% or 1250 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 2967 cm3 37% or 1724 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 5020 mm 3% or 139 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1855 mm 3% or 60 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1420 mm 5% or 67 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2755 mm 6% or 187 mm more
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 215/60R16
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 215/60R16
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)