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What is Better Toyota Prius or Volvo 850?

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Toyota Prius Volvo 850

2 reasons to buy Toyota Prius

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2.5 1.5 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 60 g/mile vs 108 g/mile 80% or 48 g/mile

3 reasons to buy Volvo 850

Engine and transmission
More engine power

140 bhp vs 134 bhp

vs

4% or 6 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.8 sec. vs 11.8 sec. 2 sec.
More top speed 125 mph vs 105 mph 20 mph

Neutral reasons Toyota Prius vs. Volvo 850

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1798 cm3 vs 2460 cm3 27% or 662 cm3 less
Fuel supply Injector vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 1 vs 5 4 less
Dimensions
Length 4615 mm vs 4720 mm 2% or 105 mm shorter
Width 1775 mm vs 1760 mm 1% or 15 mm wider
Height 1575 mm vs 1410 mm 10% or 165 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2780 mm vs 2660 mm 4% or 120 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)