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What is Better BMW 8-Series or Volvo 780?

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BMW 8-Series Volvo 780

9 reasons to buy BMW 8-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

286 bhp vs 170 bhp

210 kw. vs 123 kw.

41% or 116 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 420 nM vs 240 nM 43% or 180 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7 sec. vs 10.20 sec. 3.2 sec.
More top speed 155 mph vs 117 mph 38 mph
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2240 kg vs 1800 kg 20% or 440 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 420 kg vs 340 kg 19% or 80 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 730 kg 3% or 20 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1600 kg vs 1500 kg 6% or 100 kg

1 reason to buy Volvo 780

Other specs
Less weight 1460 kg vs 1895 kg 30% or 435 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons BMW 8-Series vs. Volvo 780

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5700 RPM vs 5400 RPM 5% or 300 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4398 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 35% or 1549 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4780 mm vs 4795 mm 0% or 15 mm shorter
Width 1885 mm vs 1750 mm 7% or 135 mm wider
Height 1340 mm vs 1400 mm 4% or 60 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2684 mm vs 2770 mm 3% or 86 mm less
Front tires size 235/45R17 vs 205/60HR15
Rear tires size 265/40R17 vs 205/60HR15
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)