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What is Better Volkswagen Beetle or Volvo XC90?

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Volkswagen Beetle Volvo XC90

5 reasons to buy Volkswagen Beetle

Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 11.3 sec. vs 12.3 sec. 1 sec.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 88 g/mile vs 149 g/mile 69% or 61 g/mile
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Other specs
Less weight 1388 kg vs 2049 kg 48% or 661 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10 meters vs 12.5 meters 25% or 2.5 meters

6 reasons to buy Volvo XC90

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

163 bhp vs 103 bhp

120 kw. vs

37% or 60 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
More top speed 115 mph vs 111 mph 4 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 31.38 mpg vs 47.2 mpg 50% or 15.82 mpg
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 68 liters vs 55 liters 19% or 13 liters

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Beetle vs. Volvo XC90

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 2401 cm3 50% or 1204 cm3 less
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4278 mm vs 4798 mm 11% or 520 mm shorter
Width 2021 mm vs 1898 mm 6% or 123 mm wider
Height 1473 mm vs 1743 mm 15% or 270 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2540 mm vs 2857 mm 11% or 317 mm less
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)