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What is Better Maserati Gran Cabriolet or Nissan Maxima QX?

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Maserati Gran Cabriolet Nissan Maxima QX

15 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.
Better compression 11.3 vs 9.5 16% or 1.8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 76 mm 19% or 18 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 84.5 mm vs 73.3 mm 13% or 11.2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 140 bhp

323 kw. vs 103 kw.

68% or 300 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 179 nM 63% or 311 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.4 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 5.9 sec.
More top speed 175 mph vs 126 mph 49 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 30.69 mpg 66% or 12.19 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 27.19 mpg vs 38.69 mpg 42% or 11.5 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.8 mpg vs 23 mpg 95% or 11.2 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 75 liters vs 70 liters 7% or 5 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2280 kg vs 2015 kg 12% or 265 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

7 reasons to buy Nissan Maxima QX

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 137 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 61% or 83 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 600 kg vs 300 kg 50% or 300 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 6 years vs 2 years 67% or 4 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1415 kg vs 1980 kg 40% or 565 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.8 meters vs 12.3 meters 14% or 1.5 meters
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati Gran Cabriolet vs. Nissan Maxima QX

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 6400 RPM 9% or 600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 1995 cm3 57% or 2696 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs V6
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 4881 mm vs 4920 mm 1% or 39 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1780 mm 7% or 135 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1435 mm 6% or 82 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2750 mm 7% or 192 mm more
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 215/55 R16
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 215/55 R16
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs 215/55 R16
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 16 alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)