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What is Better Skoda 120-130 or Volvo 265?

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Skoda 120-130 Volvo 265

9 reasons to buy Volvo 265

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

155 bhp vs 53 bhp

112 kw. vs 38 kw.

66% or 102 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 230 nM vs 85 nM 63% or 145 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.00 sec. vs 19.00 sec. 9 sec.
More top speed 115 mph vs 87 mph 28 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 1200 liters vs 280 liters 77% or 920 liters
More maximum trunk space 2150 liters vs 280 liters 87% or 1870 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 700 kg 53% or 800 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.80 meters vs 11.00 meters 12% or 1.2 meters

Neutral reasons Skoda 120-130 vs. Volvo 265

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 9% or 500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1174 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 59% or 1675 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 5 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4200 mm vs 4785 mm 12% or 585 mm shorter
Width 1610 mm vs 1707 mm 6% or 97 mm narrower
Height 1400 mm vs 1460 mm 4% or 60 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2400 mm vs 2640 mm 9% or 240 mm less
Front tires size 165SR13 vs 185HR14
Rear tires size 165SR13 vs 185HR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)