If you are looking at any other which are around the 2500 and 3000 cc bracket, this car performs slight better. On top of that, fuel consumption is more economical with the 159. The car top speeds at 235km/h and takes about 7.7 seconds from zero to hundred. For those who are looking for speed and adrenaline with a gush of Italian flair, the Alfa Romeo 159 1750 TBi is your only option. Period.