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What is Better Renault 20 or Volvo 345?

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Renault 20 Volvo 345

9 reasons to buy Renault 20

Engine and transmission
More engine power

115 bhp vs 70 bhp

83 kw. vs 51 kw.

39% or 45 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 177 nM vs 105 nM 41% or 72 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 11.60 sec. vs 15.50 sec. 3.9 sec.
More top speed 111 mph vs 96 mph 15 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 395 liters vs 380 liters 4% or 15 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1720 kg vs 1440 kg 16% or 280 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 500 kg vs 455 kg 9% or 45 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 610 kg vs 450 kg 26% or 160 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1200 kg vs 1000 kg 17% or 200 kg

3 reasons to buy Volvo 345

Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1200 liters vs 1145 liters 5% or 55 liters
Other specs
Less weight 985 kg vs 1220 kg 24% or 235 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.20 meters vs 10.40 meters 13% or 1.2 meters

Neutral reasons Renault 20 vs. Volvo 345

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2165 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 35% or 768 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4520 mm vs 4300 mm 5% or 220 mm shorter
Width 1726 mm vs 1660 mm 4% or 66 mm wider
Height 1435 mm vs 1392 mm 3% or 43 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2659 mm vs 2395 mm 10% or 264 mm more
Front tires size 165SR14 vs 175/70SR13
Rear tires size 165SR14 vs 175/70SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)