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2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso vs. 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V

To start off, both 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso and 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V were released in the same year (2008). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 2,492 cc (6 cylinders), 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V (189 HP @ 6300 RPM) has 41 more horse power than 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso. (148 HP @ 6300 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V should accelerate faster than 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V weights approximately 71 kg more than 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V (218 Nm @ 5000 RPM) has 36 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso. (182 Nm @ 3800 RPM). This means 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso.

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2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.0 Twin Spark Lusso 2008 Alfa Romeo 156 2.5 V6 24V
Make Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo
Model 156 156
Year Released 2008 2008
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1970 cc 2492 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 148 HP 189 HP
Engine RPM 6300 RPM 6300 RPM
Torque 182 Nm 218 Nm
Torque RPM 3800 RPM 5000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 83 mm 88 mm
Engine Stroke Size 91 mm 68.3 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Top Speed 214 km/hour 230 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 8.8 seconds 7.3 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1285 kg 1356 kg
Vehicle Length 4440 mm 4440 mm
Vehicle Width 1750 mm 1750 mm
Vehicle Height 1440 mm 1440 mm
Wheelbase Size 2600 mm 2600 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 8.7 L/100km 11.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 63 L


 

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