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What is Better Toyota Starlet or Volvo S80?

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Toyota Starlet Volvo S80

3 reasons to buy Toyota Starlet

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 101 g/mile vs 121 g/mile 20% or 20 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 830 kg vs 1696 kg 104% or 866 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.2 meters vs 11.2 meters 22% or 2 meters

14 reasons to buy Volvo S80

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 5 vs 4 1 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Better compression 17.3 vs 9.6 45% or 7.7 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 81 mm vs 74 mm 9% or 7 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 93.1 mm vs 77.4 mm 17% or 15.7 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

185 bhp vs 74 bhp

136 kw. vs

60% or 111 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9 sec. vs 11.9 sec. 2.9 sec.
More top speed 140 mph vs 103 mph 37 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 38.69 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 7% or 2.79 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 47.87 mpg vs 50.43 mpg 5% or 2.56 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 28.5 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 13% or 3.61 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 4 vs EURO 2 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 422 liters vs 214 liters 49% or 208 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 70 liters vs 45 liters 36% or 25 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2000 kg vs 900 kg 55% or 1100 kg

Neutral reasons Toyota Starlet vs. Volvo S80

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 4000 RPM 26% or 1400 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1332 cm3 vs 2400 cm3 45% or 1068 cm3 less
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Fuel injection vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3740 mm vs 4851 mm 23% or 1111 mm shorter
Width 1635 mm vs 1861 mm 12% or 226 mm narrower
Height 1378 mm vs 1493 mm 8% or 115 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2835 mm 19% or 535 mm less
Front tires size 195/45 R15 vs 225/50 R17
Rear tires size 195/45 R15 vs 225/50 R17
Spare wheel 195/45 R15 vs tyre sealant kit
Type of wheels alloy wheels vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)