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What is Better Volkswagen Multivan or Volvo 265?

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Volkswagen Multivan Volvo 265

6 reasons to buy Volkswagen Multivan

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

180 bhp vs 155 bhp

131 kw. vs 112 kw.

14% or 25 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 400 nM vs 230 nM 43% or 170 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
More top speed 119 mph vs 115 mph 4 mph
Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 4300 liters vs 2150 liters 50% or 2150 liters
More maximum towing weight with brakes 2500 kg vs 1500 kg 40% or 1000 kg

3 reasons to buy Volvo 265

Engine and transmission
More cylinders 6 vs 4 2 more cylinders. The more cylinders = the less vibration and the engine runs more smoothly.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.00 sec. vs 11.40 sec. 1.4 sec.
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.80 meters vs 11.90 meters 21% or 2.1 meters

Neutral reasons Volkswagen Multivan vs. Volvo 265

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 4000 RPM vs 5500 RPM 27% or 1500 less rpms.
Engine capacity 1968 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 31% or 881 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 6 vs 5 1 more
Dimensions
Length 4892 mm vs 4785 mm 2% or 107 mm shorter
Width 1904 mm vs 1707 mm 10% or 197 mm wider
Height 1970 mm vs 1460 mm 26% or 510 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 3000 mm vs 2640 mm 12% or 360 mm more
Front tires size 235/55R17 vs 185HR14
Rear tires size 235/55R17 vs 185HR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)