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What is Better Maserati GranTurismo or Mazda RX-8?

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11 reasons to buy Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.3 vs 10 12% or 1.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 192 bhp

323 kw. vs 141 kw.

56% or 248 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 220 nM 55% or 270 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5 sec. vs 7.2 sec. 2.2 sec.
More top speed 183 mph vs 139 mph 44 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 26.19 mpg 42% or 7.69 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.91 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 26% or 7.1 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 18.7 mpg 53% or 6.5 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 86 liters vs 61 liters 29% or 25 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2180 kg vs 1815 kg 17% or 365 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

7 reasons to buy Mazda RX-8

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 166 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 33% or 54 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 290 liters vs 260 liters 10% or 30 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 425 kg vs 300 kg 29% or 125 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 1390 kg vs 1880 kg 35% or 490 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 10.7 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

Neutral reasons Maserati GranTurismo vs. Mazda RX-8

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 1308 cm3 72% or 3383 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs Rotating cylinder block
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 4430 mm 9% or 451 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1780 mm 7% or 135 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1340 mm 1% or 13 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2700 mm 8% or 242 mm more
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 225/45R18
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 225/45R18
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs welds
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
Style of wheels TRIDENT vs 5 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)