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What is Better Volkswagen Caddy Combi or Volvo 345?

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Volkswagen Caddy Combi Volvo 345

11 reasons to buy Volkswagen Caddy Combi

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 16 vs 4 12 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
More engine power

105 bhp vs 70 bhp

76 kw. vs 51 kw.

33% or 35 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 175 nM vs 105 nM 40% or 70 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 12.40 sec. vs 15.50 sec. 3.1 sec.
More top speed 105 mph vs 96 mph 9 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 560 liters vs 380 liters 32% or 180 liters
More maximum trunk space 2239 liters vs 1200 liters 46% or 1039 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2180 kg vs 1440 kg 34% or 740 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 828 kg vs 455 kg 45% or 373 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 690 kg vs 450 kg 35% or 240 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1400 kg vs 1000 kg 29% or 400 kg

2 reasons to buy Volvo 345

Other specs
Less weight 985 kg vs 1352 kg 37% or 367 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.20 meters vs 11.10 meters 21% or 1.9 meters

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Caddy Combi vs. Volvo 345

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 9% or 500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1197 cm3 vs 1397 cm3 14% or 200 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 5 vs 4 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4406 mm vs 4300 mm 2% or 106 mm shorter
Width 1794 mm vs 1660 mm 7% or 134 mm wider
Height 1856 mm vs 1392 mm 25% or 464 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2681 mm vs 2395 mm 11% or 286 mm more
Front tires size 195/65R15 vs 175/70SR13
Rear tires size 195/65R15 vs 175/70SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)