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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Volvo 244?

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Volkswagen Beetle Volvo 244

3 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Engine and transmission
More engine power

103 bhp vs 97 bhp

vs 70 kw.

6% or 6 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 11.3 sec. vs 15.40 sec. 4.1 sec.
More top speed 111 mph vs 96 mph 15 mph

3 reasons to buy Volvo 244

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Other specs
Less weight 1247 kg vs 1388 kg 11% or 141 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.80 meters vs 10 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Volvo 244

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 1986 cm3 40% or 789 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 4 2 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4785 mm 11% or 507 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1707 mm 16% or 314 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1430 mm 3% or 43 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2640 mm 4% or 100 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)