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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Volvo 245?

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Toyota MR2 Volvo 245

6 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Engine and transmission
More engine power

140 bhp vs 97 bhp

103 kw. vs 70 kw.

31% or 43 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 170 nM vs 154 nM 9% or 16 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 15.40 sec. 7.4 sec.
More top speed 131 mph vs 96 mph 35 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1030 kg vs 1318 kg 28% or 288 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 9.80 meters 96% or 4.8 meters

2 reasons to buy Volvo 245

Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1950 kg vs 1225 kg 37% or 725 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 632 kg vs 195 kg 69% or 437 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Volvo 245

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 14% or 900 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 1986 cm3 10% or 192 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4785 mm 19% or 890 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1707 mm 1% or 12 mm narrower
Height 1240 mm vs 1460 mm 15% or 220 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2640 mm 7% or 190 mm less
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 185SR14
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 185SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)