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What is Better BMW 5-Series or Volvo V90?

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BMW 5-Series Volvo V90

8 reasons to buy BMW 5-Series

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 8 vs 6 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

552 bhp vs 204 bhp

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63% or 348 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 4.2 sec. vs 9.0 sec. 4.8 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 130 mph 25 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 144 g/mile vs 170 g/mile 18% or 26 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 700 kg 7% or 50 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1800 kg 10% or 200 kg

3 reasons to buy Volvo V90

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 23.6 mpg vs 29.5 mpg 25% or 5.9 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1617 kg vs 1870 kg 16% or 253 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 12 meters 33% or 3 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 5-Series vs. Volvo V90

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 4395 cm3 vs 2922 cm3 34% or 1473 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Multi-point injection fuel
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 7 vs 4 3 more
Dimensions
Length 4910 mm vs 4876 mm 1% or 34 mm shorter
Width 1891 mm vs 1981 mm 5% or 90 mm narrower
Height 1456 mm vs 1450 mm 0% or 6 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2964 mm vs 2770 mm 7% or 194 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)