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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Volvo 264?

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Volkswagen Beetle Volvo 264

7 reasons to buy Volvo 264

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

155 bhp vs 103 bhp

112 kw. vs

34% or 52 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.00 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 1.3 sec.
More top speed 115 mph vs 111 mph 4 mph
Other specs
Less weight 1350 kg vs 1388 kg 3% or 38 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 264

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 58% or 1652 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 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)