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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Volvo C30?

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Volkswagen Beetle Volvo C30

8 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 5 vs 4 1 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

220 bhp vs 103 bhp

162 kw. vs

53% or 117 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 6.7 sec. vs 11.3 sec. 4.6 sec.
More top speed 149 mph vs 111 mph 38 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 32.51 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 45% or 14.69 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 62 liters vs 55 liters 11% or 7 liters
Other specs
Less weight 1347 kg vs 1388 kg 3% or 41 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

3 reasons to buy Volvo C30

Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 129 g/mile 47% or 41 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Other specs
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 11.6 meters 16% or 1.6 meters

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Volvo C30

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 2521 cm3 vs 1197 cm3 53% or 1324 cm3 more
Fuel supply Fuel injection with turbocharging vs Direct fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4252 mm vs 4278 mm 1% or 26 mm shorter
Width 1782 mm vs 2021 mm 12% or 239 mm narrower
Height 1447 mm vs 1473 mm 2% or 26 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2640 mm vs 2540 mm 4% or 100 mm more
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)