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What is Better Volkswagen Bora or Volvo S60?

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6 reasons to buy Volkswagen Bora

Engine and transmission
Better compression 19.0 vs 10.0 47% or 9 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Piston diameter larger 79.5 mm vs 79 mm 1% or 0.5 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 95.5 mm vs 81.4 mm 15% or 14.1 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 89 g/mile vs 94 g/mile 6% or 5 g/mile
Warranty
More warranty against corrosion 12 years vs 8 years 33% or 4 years
Other specs
Less weight 1427 kg vs 1513 kg 6% or 86 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

13 reasons to buy Volvo S60

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

180 bhp vs 100 bhp

132 kw. vs 74 kw.

44% or 80 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 8.3 sec. vs 12.1 sec. 3.8 sec.
More top speed 140 mph vs 117 mph 23 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 42.83 mpg vs 53.27 mpg 24% or 10.44 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 53.27 mpg vs 64.13 mpg 20% or 10.86 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 32.78 mpg vs 41.48 mpg 27% or 8.7 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 3 2 generations
Weight and capacity
More capacity of fuel tank 67.5 liters vs 55 liters 19% or 12.5 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2020 kg vs 1830 kg 9% or 190 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 507 kg vs 403 kg 21% or 104 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 600 kg 20% or 150 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1600 kg vs 1300 kg 19% or 300 kg

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Bora vs. Volvo S60

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5700 RPM 30% or 1700 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1896 cm3 vs 1595 cm3 16% or 301 cm3 more
Engine position Front transverse vs Front transverse
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft SOHC vs DOHC
Fuel supply Direct fuel injection with turbocharging vs Fuel injection with turbocharging
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 6 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4376 mm vs 4628 mm 5% or 252 mm shorter
Width 1735 mm vs 1865 mm 7% or 130 mm narrower
Height 1446 mm vs 1484 mm 3% or 38 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2513 mm vs 2776 mm 9% or 263 mm less
Front tires size 195/65 R15V vs 215/50 R17
Rear tires size 195/65 R15V vs 215/50 R17
Spare wheel 195/65 R15V vs tyre sealant kit
Type of wheels 6Jx15" steel vs 17" alloy wheels
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)