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What is Better Toyota Starlet or Volvo 850?

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Toyota Starlet Volvo 850

4 reasons to buy Toyota Starlet

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 101 g/mile vs 108 g/mile 7% or 7 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 830 kg vs 1412 kg 70% or 582 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.2 meters vs 10 meters 9% or 0.8 meters

6 reasons to buy Volvo 850

Engine and transmission
More engine power

140 bhp vs 74 bhp

vs

47% or 66 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.8 sec. vs 11.9 sec. 2.1 sec.
More top speed 125 mph vs 103 mph 22 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 39.33 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 5% or 2.15 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 73 liters vs 45 liters 38% or 28 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1600 kg vs 900 kg 44% or 700 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota Starlet vs. Volvo 850

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1332 cm3 vs 2460 cm3 46% or 1128 cm3 less
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs Direct fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 3740 mm vs 4720 mm 21% or 980 mm shorter
Width 1635 mm vs 1760 mm 7% or 125 mm narrower
Height 1378 mm vs 1410 mm 2% or 32 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2660 mm 14% or 360 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)