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What is Better Maserati GranTurismo or SEAT Altea?

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13 reasons to buy Maserati GranTurismo

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 4 4 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Piston diameter larger 94 mm vs 81 mm 14% or 13 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 140 bhp

323 kw. vs 103 kw.

68% or 300 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 490 nM vs 320 nM 35% or 170 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5 sec. vs 9.8 sec. 4.8 sec.
More top speed 183 mph vs 125 mph 58 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 47.87 mpg 159% or 29.37 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 26.91 mpg vs 58.85 mpg 119% or 31.94 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 12.2 mpg vs 37.22 mpg 205% or 25.02 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 86 liters vs 55 liters 36% or 31 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2180 kg vs 2124 kg 3% or 56 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.7 meters vs 10.9 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

9 reasons to buy SEAT Altea

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.5 vs 11.3 39% or 7.2 . 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 99 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 122% or 121 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 532 liters vs 260 liters 51% or 272 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 620 kg vs 300 kg 52% or 320 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 1504 kg vs 1880 kg 25% or 376 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati GranTurismo vs. SEAT Altea

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 4000 RPM 43% or 3000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 1968 cm3 58% or 2723 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 4467 mm 8% or 414 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1768 mm 8% or 147 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1581 mm 14% or 228 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2578 mm 12% or 364 mm more
Front tires size 245/40 R20 vs 205/55 R16
Rear tires size 285/40 R20 vs 205/55 R16
Spare wheel puncture repair kit vs Compact
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 16" alloy wheels
Style of wheels TRIDENT vs ELDORADO
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)