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What is Better Suzuki Samurai or Volvo 343?

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Suzuki Samurai Volvo 343

4 reasons to buy Suzuki Samurai

Engine and transmission
More engine power

69 bhp vs 64 bhp

50 kw. vs 46 kw.

7% or 5 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 457 kg vs 450 kg 2% or 7 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1100 kg vs 1000 kg 9% or 100 kg
Other specs
Less weight 915 kg vs 965 kg 5% or 50 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

5 reasons to buy Volvo 343

Engine and transmission
More torque 105 nM vs 100 nM 5% or 5 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 93 mph vs 81 mph 12 mph
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1440 kg vs 1330 kg 8% or 110 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 475 kg vs 415 kg 13% or 60 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.20 meters vs 10.20 meters 11% or 1 meters

Neutral reasons Suzuki Samurai vs. Volvo 343

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 8% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1298 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 7% or 99 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 3430 mm vs 4300 mm 20% or 870 mm shorter
Width 1540 mm vs 1660 mm 7% or 120 mm narrower
Height 1665 mm vs 1392 mm 16% or 273 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2030 mm vs 2395 mm 15% or 365 mm less
Front tires size 205/70R15 vs 155SR13
Rear tires size 205/70R15 vs 155SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)