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What is Better Toyota Urban Cruiser or Volvo S40?

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16 reasons to buy Toyota Urban Cruiser

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.3 vs 11.5 37% or 6.8 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 75 mm vs 72.5 mm 3% or 2.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 88.3 mm vs 80.5 mm 9% or 7.8 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

109 bhp vs 101 bhp

80 kw. vs 74 kw.

7% or 8 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 240 nM vs 132 nM 45% or 108 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 12 sec. vs 12.5 sec. 0.5 sec.
More top speed 118 mph vs 109 mph 9 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 404 liters vs 314 liters 22% or 90 liters
More maximum trunk space 883 liters vs 749 liters 15% or 134 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 52 liters vs 42 liters 19% or 10 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1880 kg vs 1590 kg 15% or 290 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 477 kg vs 450 kg 6% or 27 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 650 kg vs 550 kg 15% or 100 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1300 kg vs 800 kg 38% or 500 kg
More maximum roof load 75 kg vs 40 kg 47% or 35 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 10.6 meters vs 11 meters 4% or 0.4 meters

8 reasons to buy Volvo S40

Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 50.43 mpg vs 57.56 mpg 14% or 7.13 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 56.46 mpg vs 67.24 mpg 19% or 10.78 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 42.22 mpg vs 45.56 mpg 8% or 3.34 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
More standard warranty - Mileage 99441 miles vs 62150 miles 38% or 37291 miles
More standard warranty - Years 5 years vs 3 years 40% or 2 years
Other specs
Less weight 1140 kg vs 1403 kg 23% or 263 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Toyota Urban Cruiser vs. Volvo S40

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 6000 RPM 33% or 2000 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1560 cm3 vs 1329 cm3 15% or 231 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Fuel injection
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4476 mm vs 3930 mm 12% or 546 mm shorter
Width 1770 mm vs 1725 mm 3% or 45 mm wider
Height 1454 mm vs 1525 mm 5% or 71 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2640 mm vs 2460 mm 7% or 180 mm more
Front tires size 205/55 R16 vs 195/60 R16
Rear tires size 205/55 R16 vs 195/60 R16
Spare wheel repair kit vs Compact
Type of wheels 16" alloy wheels vs 16" alloy wheels
Style of wheels CERYX vs 5 spokes
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)