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What is Better Toyota Starlet or Volvo XC70?

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Toyota Starlet Volvo XC70

4 reasons to buy Toyota Starlet

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.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 101 g/mile vs 167 g/mile 65% or 66 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 830 kg vs 1909 kg 130% or 1079 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.2 meters vs 11.5 meters 25% or 2.3 meters

15 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.
Piston diameter larger 82 mm vs 74 mm 10% or 8 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 93.2 mm vs 77.4 mm 17% or 15.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

285 bhp vs 74 bhp

210 kw. vs

74% or 211 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 7.6 sec. vs 11.9 sec. 4.3 sec.
More top speed 130 mph vs 103 mph 27 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 24.61 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 69% or 16.87 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 33.19 mpg vs 50.43 mpg 52% or 17.24 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 17 mpg vs 32.11 mpg 89% or 15.11 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 2 3 generations
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 815 liters vs 214 liters 74% or 601 liters
More maximum trunk space 1600 liters vs 214 liters 87% or 1386 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
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 8 years vs 6 years 25% or 2 years

Neutral reasons Toyota Starlet vs. Volvo XC70

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5600 RPM 4% or 200 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1332 cm3 vs 2953 cm3 55% or 1621 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 Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 3740 mm vs 4838 mm 23% or 1098 mm shorter
Width 1635 mm vs 1861 mm 12% or 226 mm narrower
Height 1378 mm vs 1421 mm 3% or 43 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2300 mm vs 2815 mm 18% or 515 mm less
Front tires size 195/45 R15 vs 235/55 R17
Rear tires size 195/45 R15 vs 235/55 R17
Spare wheel 195/45 R15 vs repair 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)