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What is Better Toyota MR2 or Volvo 345?

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Toyota MR2 Volvo 345

5 reasons to buy Toyota MR2

Engine and transmission
More engine power

140 bhp vs 70 bhp

103 kw. vs 51 kw.

50% or 70 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 170 nM vs 105 nM 38% or 65 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8 sec. vs 15.50 sec. 7.5 sec.
More top speed 131 mph vs 96 mph 35 mph
Other specs
Less turning radius 5 meters vs 9.20 meters 84% or 4.2 meters

3 reasons to buy Volvo 345

Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 1440 kg vs 1225 kg 15% or 215 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 455 kg vs 195 kg 57% or 260 kg
Other specs
Less weight 985 kg vs 1030 kg 5% or 45 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Toyota MR2 vs. Volvo 345

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 6400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 14% or 900 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1794 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 22% or 397 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 3895 mm vs 4300 mm 9% or 405 mm shorter
Width 1695 mm vs 1660 mm 2% or 35 mm wider
Height 1240 mm vs 1392 mm 11% or 152 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2450 mm vs 2395 mm 2% or 55 mm more
Front tires size 185/55 R15 vs 175/70SR13
Rear tires size 215/45 R16 vs 175/70SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)