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What is Better Saab 9-4X or Volvo 343?

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Saab 9-4X Volvo 343

9 reasons to buy Saab 9-4X

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

300 bhp vs 64 bhp

218 kw. vs 46 kw.

79% or 236 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 105 nM 74% or 295 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.70 sec. vs 16.50 sec. 8.8 sec.
More top speed 143 mph vs 93 mph 50 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 485 liters vs 380 liters 22% or 105 liters
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 450 kg 40% or 300 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1000 kg 50% or 1000 kg

2 reasons to buy Volvo 343

Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1200 liters vs 485 liters 60% or 715 liters
Other specs
Less weight 965 kg vs 2135 kg 121% or 1170 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Saab 9-4X vs. Volvo 343

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5300 RPM vs 5500 RPM 4% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2792 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 50% or 1395 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4828 mm vs 4300 mm 11% or 528 mm shorter
Width 1905 mm vs 1660 mm 13% or 245 mm wider
Height 1711 mm vs 1392 mm 19% or 319 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2807 mm vs 2395 mm 15% or 412 mm more
Front tires size 235/65R20 vs 155SR13
Rear tires size 235/65R20 vs 155SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)