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What is Better Maserati Gran Cabriolet or SEAT Cordoba?

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Maserati Gran Cabriolet SEAT Cordoba

13 reasons to buy Maserati Gran Cabriolet

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 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 79.5 mm 15% or 14.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 100 bhp

323 kw. vs 74 kw.

77% or 340 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 240 nM 51% or 250 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.4 sec. vs 11.1 sec. 5.7 sec.
More top speed 175 mph vs 118 mph 57 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 56.46 mpg 205% or 37.96 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 27.19 mpg vs 68.8 mpg 153% or 41.61 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 11.8 mpg vs 43.46 mpg 268% or 31.66 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 75 liters vs 45 liters 40% or 30 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2280 kg vs 1683 kg 26% or 597 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

10 reasons to buy SEAT Cordoba

Engine and transmission
Better compression 19 vs 11.3 41% or 7.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 84.5 mm 12% or 11 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 84 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 162% or 136 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 485 liters vs 260 liters 46% or 225 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 451 kg vs 300 kg 33% or 151 kg
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
Other specs
Less weight 1232 kg vs 1980 kg 61% or 748 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 12.3 meters 16% or 1.7 meters
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati Gran Cabriolet vs. SEAT Cordoba

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 4000 RPM 43% or 3000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 1896 cm3 60% or 2795 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs SOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 4280 mm 12% or 601 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1698 mm 11% or 217 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1441 mm 6% or 88 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2460 mm 16% or 482 mm more
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 185/60 R14
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 185/60 R14
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs 185/60 R14
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 14" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)