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What is Better Chevrolet Captiva or Volvo 960?

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Chevrolet Captiva Volvo 960

2 reasons to buy Chevrolet Captiva

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

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 148 bhp

vs 110 kw.

13% or 22 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 10.8 sec. 1.2 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 114 mph 16 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.22 mpg vs 39.2 mpg 50% or 12.98 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 80 liters vs 65 liters 19% or 15 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1489 kg vs 1770 kg 19% or 281 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9 meters vs 11.5 meters 28% or 2.5 meters

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Captiva vs. Volvo 960

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1991 cm3 vs 2473 cm3 19% or 482 cm3 less
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs Injector
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4635 mm vs 4860 mm 5% or 225 mm shorter
Width 1850 mm vs 1750 mm 5% or 100 mm wider
Height 1720 mm vs 1450 mm 16% or 270 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2705 mm vs 2770 mm 2% or 65 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)