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What is Better Toyota Previa or Volvo XC70?

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11 reasons to buy Toyota Previa

Engine and transmission
Better compression 9.6 vs 9.3 3% or 0.3 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 88.5 mm vs 82 mm 7% or 6.5 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 (Highway) 32.51 mpg vs 33.19 mpg 2% or 0.68 mpg
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 161 g/mile vs 167 g/mile 4% or 6 g/mile
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 76 liters vs 70 liters 8% or 6 liters
More maximum bearing capacity 775 kg vs 501 kg 35% or 274 kg
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1580 kg vs 1909 kg 21% or 329 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 11.2 meters vs 11.5 meters 3% or 0.3 meters
More seats 7 vs 5 2

11 reasons to buy Volvo XC70

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

285 bhp vs 154 bhp

210 kw. vs 115 kw.

46% or 131 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 225 nM 44% or 175 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 11.4 sec. 3.8 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 112 mph 18 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 24.61 mpg vs 26.19 mpg 6% or 1.58 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 17 mpg vs 19.5 mpg 15% or 2.5 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More maximum allowable weight 2410 kg vs 2355 kg 2% or 55 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 272 kg 64% or 478 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 1600 kg 20% or 400 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota Previa vs. Volvo XC70

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2362 cm3 vs 2953 cm3 20% or 591 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 Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 6 2 less
Dimensions
Length 4750 mm vs 4838 mm 2% or 88 mm shorter
Width 1790 mm vs 1861 mm 4% or 71 mm narrower
Height 1770 mm vs 1421 mm 20% or 349 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2900 mm vs 2815 mm 3% or 85 mm more
Front tires size 215/60 R16 vs 235/55 R17
Rear tires size 215/60 R16 vs 235/55 R17
Spare wheel 215/60 R16 vs repair kit
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
Style of wheels 5 spokes vs SARGAS
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)