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What is Better Renault Alpine A310 or Volvo 343?

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Renault Alpine A310 Volvo 343

5 reasons to buy Renault Alpine A310

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

150 bhp vs 64 bhp

109 kw. vs 46 kw.

57% or 86 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 199 nM vs 105 nM 47% or 94 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.80 sec. vs 16.50 sec. 8.7 sec.
More top speed 140 mph vs 93 mph 47 mph

4 reasons to buy Volvo 343

Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1440 kg vs 1340 kg 7% or 100 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 475 kg vs 322 kg 32% or 153 kg
Other specs
Less weight 965 kg vs 1018 kg 5% or 53 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.20 meters vs 10.00 meters 9% or 0.8 meters

Neutral reasons Renault Alpine A310 vs. Volvo 343

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 8% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2664 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 48% or 1267 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4250 mm vs 4300 mm 1% or 50 mm shorter
Width 1650 mm vs 1660 mm 1% or 10 mm narrower
Height 1150 mm vs 1392 mm 17% or 242 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2270 mm vs 2395 mm 5% or 125 mm less
Front tires size 220/55R365 vs 155SR13
Rear tires size 220/55R365 vs 155SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)