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What is Better Maserati GranTurismo or Rolls-Royce Ghost?

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Maserati GranTurismo Rolls-Royce Ghost

8 reasons to buy Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
Better compression 11.3 vs 10.0 12% or 1.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 89 mm 5% or 5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Performance
More top speed 183 mph vs 155 mph 28 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 20.79 mpg 12% or 2.29 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.91 mpg vs 29.39 mpg 9% or 2.48 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 13.8 mpg 13% or 1.6 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1880 kg vs 2360 kg 26% or 480 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 13.4 meters 25% or 2.7 meters

11 reasons to buy Rolls-Royce Ghost

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 12 vs 8 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston stroke longer 88.3 mm vs 84.5 mm 4% or 3.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

563 bhp vs 440 bhp

420 kw. vs 323 kw.

22% or 123 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 780 nM vs 490 nM 37% or 290 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.7 sec. vs 5 sec. 0.3 sec.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 197 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 12% or 23 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 490 liters vs 260 liters 47% or 230 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2940 kg vs 2180 kg 26% or 760 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 580 kg vs 300 kg 48% or 280 kg
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati GranTurismo vs. Rolls-Royce Ghost

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 5250 RPM 25% or 1750 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 6592 cm3 29% or 1901 cm3 less
Cylinders location V8 vs V12
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs QUAD CAM
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 8 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 5399 mm 10% or 518 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1948 mm 2% or 33 mm narrower
Height 1353 mm vs 1550 mm 13% or 197 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 3295 mm 11% or 353 mm less
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 255/50 R19
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 255/50 R19
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs flat tires
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 19" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)