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What is Better BMW 7-Series or Volvo 960?

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BMW 7-Series Volvo 960

6 reasons to buy BMW 7-Series

Engine and transmission
More engine power

326 bhp vs 170 bhp

240 kw. vs

48% or 156 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 5.9 sec. vs 9.6 sec. 3.7 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 130 mph 25 mph
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 82 liters vs 80 liters 2% or 2 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 700 kg 7% or 50 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2100 kg vs 1800 kg 14% or 300 kg

3 reasons to buy Volvo 960

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.22 mpg vs 28.5 mpg 9% or 2.28 mpg
Other specs
Less weight 1489 kg vs 1860 kg 25% or 371 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 12.2 meters 36% or 3.2 meters

Neutral reasons BMW 7-Series vs. Volvo 960

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2979 cm3 vs 2473 cm3 17% or 506 cm3 more
Fuel supply With a twin-turbocharged vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 5072 mm vs 4860 mm 4% or 212 mm shorter
Width 1902 mm vs 1750 mm 8% or 152 mm wider
Height 1479 mm vs 1450 mm 2% or 29 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3070 mm vs 2770 mm 10% or 300 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)