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What is Better Maserati GranTurismo or Volvo V50?

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Maserati GranTurismo Volvo V50

12 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 85 mm 10% or 9 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
More engine power

440 bhp vs 136 bhp

323 kw. vs 100 kw.

69% or 304 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 9.6 sec. 4.6 sec.
More top speed 183 mph vs 130 mph 53 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 18.5 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 163% or 30.16 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 52 liters 40% or 34 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2180 kg vs 1960 kg 10% or 220 kg
Warranty
More standard warranty - Mileage 994406 miles vs 62150 miles 94% or 932256 miles

10 reasons to buy Volvo V50

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 88 mm vs 84.5 mm 4% or 3.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 96 g/mile vs 220 g/mile 129% or 124 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 417 liters vs 260 liters 38% or 157 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 556 kg vs 300 kg 46% or 256 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 2 years 75% or 6 years
More painted surfaces warranty 3 years vs 2 years 33% or 1 years
Other specs
Less weight 1404 kg vs 1880 kg 34% or 476 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
More seats 5 vs 4 1

Neutral reasons Maserati GranTurismo vs. Volvo V50

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 7000 RPM vs 4000 RPM 43% or 3000 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4691 cm3 vs 1997 cm3 57% or 2694 cm3 more
Cylinders location V8 vs In line
Camshaft QUAD CAM vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4881 mm vs 4514 mm 8% or 367 mm shorter
Width 1915 mm vs 1770 mm 8% or 145 mm wider
Height 1353 mm vs 1452 mm 7% or 99 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2942 mm vs 2640 mm 10% or 302 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 ORARY
Type of wheels 20" alloy wheels vs 16" alloy wheels
Style of wheels TRIDENT vs CYGNUS
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)