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What is Better Toyota Previa or Volvo C30?

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13 reasons to buy Toyota Previa

Engine and transmission
Better compression 9.6 vs 9.0 6% or 0.6 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 88.5 mm vs 83 mm 6% or 5.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 96 mm vs 93.2 mm 3% or 2.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 26.19 mpg vs 32.51 mpg 24% or 6.32 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 32.51 mpg vs 43.46 mpg 34% or 10.95 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 19.5 mpg vs 22.61 mpg 16% or 3.11 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 76 liters vs 62 liters 18% or 14 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2355 kg vs 1840 kg 22% or 515 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 775 kg vs 493 kg 36% or 282 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1600 kg vs 1500 kg 6% or 100 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less turning radius 11.2 meters vs 11.6 meters 4% or 0.4 meters
More seats 7 vs 4 3

8 reasons to buy Volvo C30

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 5 vs 4 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More engine power

220 bhp vs 154 bhp

162 kw. vs 115 kw.

30% or 66 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 225 nM 30% or 95 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.7 sec. vs 11.4 sec. 4.7 sec.
More top speed 149 mph vs 112 mph 37 mph
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 129 g/mile vs 161 g/mile 25% or 32 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More maximum towing weight without brakes 700 kg vs 272 kg 61% or 428 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1347 kg vs 1580 kg 17% or 233 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Toyota Previa vs. Volvo C30

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5600 RPM vs 5000 RPM 11% or 600 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2362 cm3 vs 2521 cm3 6% or 159 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Distributor fuel injection vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 6 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4750 mm vs 4252 mm 10% or 498 mm shorter
Width 1790 mm vs 1782 mm 0% or 8 mm wider
Height 1770 mm vs 1447 mm 18% or 323 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2900 mm vs 2640 mm 9% or 260 mm more
Front tires size 215/60 R16 vs 215/45 R18
Rear tires size 215/60 R16 vs 215/45 R18
Spare wheel 215/60 R16 vs tyre sealant kit
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 18" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 5 spokes vs ATREUS
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)