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15 reasons to buy Maserati Gransport

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 92 mm vs 79.5 mm 14% or 12.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

400 bhp vs 60 bhp

295 kw. vs 44 kw.

85% or 340 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 451 nM vs 115 nM 75% or 336 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.95 sec. vs 16.8 sec. 11.85 sec.
More top speed 177 mph vs 97 mph 80 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 16.1 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 298% or 48.03 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 22.61 mpg vs 78.41 mpg 247% or 55.8 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 10.8 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 343% or 37.07 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 3 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 300 liters vs 140 liters 53% or 160 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 88 liters vs 34 liters 61% or 54 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1980 kg vs 1430 kg 28% or 550 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

9 reasons to buy Volkswagen Lupo

Engine and transmission
Better compression 19.5 vs 11.1 43% or 8.4 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston stroke longer 86.4 mm vs 79.8 mm 8% or 6.6 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 74 g/mile vs 249 g/mile 236% or 175 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 388 kg vs 250 kg 36% or 138 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 1042 kg vs 1730 kg 66% or 688 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.2 meters vs 11.5 meters 13% or 1.3 meters
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati Gransport vs. Volkswagen Lupo

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 4200 RPM 40% or 2800 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4244 cm3 vs 1716 cm3 60% or 2528 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
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 4303 mm vs 3527 mm 18% or 776 mm shorter
Width 1822 mm vs 1639 mm 10% or 183 mm wider
Height 1305 mm vs 1459 mm 11% or 154 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2440 mm vs 2323 mm 5% or 117 mm more
Front tires size 235/35 R19 vs 175/65 R13T
Rear tires size 265/30 R19 vs 175/65 R13T
Spare wheel kit for wheel pumping vs 175/65 R13T
Type of wheels 19" alloy wheels vs 5.5Jx13" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)