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What is Better Maserati Gransport or Mercedes-Benz R-Class?

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12 reasons to buy Maserati Gransport

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 92 mm vs 83 mm 10% or 9 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

400 bhp vs 224 bhp

295 kw. vs 165 kw.

44% or 176 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.95 sec. vs 8.7 sec. 3.75 sec.
More top speed 177 mph vs 134 mph 43 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 16.1 mpg vs 30.41 mpg 89% or 14.31 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 22.61 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 65% or 14.61 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 10.8 mpg vs 23.21 mpg 115% or 12.41 mpg
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 300 liters vs 225 liters 25% or 75 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 88 liters vs 80 liters 9% or 8 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1730 kg vs 2195 kg 27% or 465 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.5 meters vs 11.7 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

8 reasons to buy Mercedes-Benz R-Class

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.0 vs 11.1 38% or 6.9 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 92 mm vs 79.8 mm 13% or 12.2 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More torque 510 nM vs 451 nM 12% or 59 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 153 g/mile vs 249 g/mile 63% or 96 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2865 kg vs 1980 kg 31% or 885 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 670 kg vs 250 kg 63% or 420 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 30 years vs 2 years 93% or 28 years
Other specs
More seats 6 vs 4 2

Neutral reasons Maserati Gransport vs. Mercedes-Benz R-Class

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 3800 RPM 46% or 3200 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4244 cm3 vs 2987 cm3 30% or 1257 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs V6
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 7 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4303 mm vs 4922 mm 13% or 619 mm shorter
Width 1822 mm vs 1922 mm 5% or 100 mm narrower
Height 1305 mm vs 1659 mm 21% or 354 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2440 mm vs 2980 mm 18% or 540 mm less
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 235/65 R17
Rear tires size 265/30 R19 vs 235/65 R17
Spare wheel kit for wheel pumping vs Compact
Type of wheels 19" alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
Style of wheels TROFEO vs 7 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)