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What is Better Chevrolet Kalos or Volvo 245?

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Chevrolet Kalos Volvo 245

3 reasons to buy Chevrolet Kalos

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 13.7 sec. vs 15.40 sec. 1.7 sec.
More top speed 98 mph vs 96 mph 2 mph
Other specs
Less weight 990 kg vs 1318 kg 33% or 328 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

8 reasons to buy Volvo 245

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

97 bhp vs 72 bhp

70 kw. vs 53 kw.

26% or 25 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 154 nM vs 104 nM 32% or 50 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 1200 liters vs 220 liters 82% or 980 liters
More maximum trunk space 2150 liters vs 980 liters 54% or 1170 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1950 kg vs 1455 kg 25% or 495 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 632 kg vs 465 kg 26% or 167 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.80 meters vs 10.06 meters 3% or 0.26 meters

Neutral reasons Chevrolet Kalos vs. Volvo 245

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 2% or 100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1150 cm3 vs 1986 cm3 42% or 836 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3880 mm vs 4785 mm 19% or 905 mm shorter
Width 1670 mm vs 1707 mm 2% or 37 mm narrower
Height 1495 mm vs 1460 mm 2% or 35 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2480 mm vs 2640 mm 6% or 160 mm less
Front tires size 185/60 R14 vs 185SR14
Rear tires size 185/60 R14 vs 185SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)