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What is Better Saab 9-7X or Volvo 345?

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Saab 9-7X Volvo 345

12 reasons to buy Saab 9-7X

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

290 bhp vs 70 bhp

210 kw. vs 51 kw.

76% or 220 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 373 nM vs 105 nM 72% or 268 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.90 sec. vs 15.50 sec. 6.6 sec.
More top speed 118 mph vs 96 mph 22 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 1127 liters vs 380 liters 66% or 747 liters
More maximum trunk space 2268 liters vs 1200 liters 47% or 1068 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2608 kg vs 1440 kg 45% or 1168 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 708 kg vs 455 kg 36% or 253 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 450 kg 40% or 300 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2540 kg vs 1000 kg 61% or 1540 kg

1 reason to buy Volvo 345

Other specs
Less weight 985 kg vs 1900 kg 93% or 915 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Saab 9-7X vs. Volvo 345

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 8% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 4195 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 67% or 2798 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4808 mm vs 4300 mm 11% or 508 mm shorter
Width 1917 mm vs 1660 mm 13% or 257 mm wider
Height 1739 mm vs 1392 mm 20% or 347 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2870 mm vs 2395 mm 17% or 475 mm more
Front tires size 255/55R18 vs 175/70SR13
Rear tires size 255/55R18 vs 175/70SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)