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What is Better Alfa Romeo 146 or Volvo 960?

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Alfa Romeo 146 Volvo 960

1 reason to buy Alfa Romeo 146

Other specs
Less weight 1190 kg vs 1489 kg 25% or 299 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

8 reasons to buy Volvo 960

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

170 bhp vs 120 bhp

vs 88 kw.

29% or 50 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 10.6 sec. 1 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 121 mph 9 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.22 mpg vs 34.01 mpg 30% or 7.79 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 51 liters 36% or 29 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 1200 kg 33% or 600 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 11.5 meters 28% or 2.5 meters

Neutral reasons Alfa Romeo 146 vs. Volvo 960

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1598 cm3 vs 2473 cm3 35% or 875 cm3 less
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4257 mm vs 4860 mm 12% or 603 mm shorter
Width 1712 mm vs 1750 mm 2% or 38 mm narrower
Height 1426 mm vs 1450 mm 2% or 24 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2770 mm 8% or 230 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)