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What is Better Volvo 245 or Volvo 66?

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Volvo 245 Volvo 66

8 reasons to buy Volvo 245

Engine and transmission
More engine power

97 bhp vs 47 bhp

70 kw. vs 34 kw.

52% or 50 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 154 nM vs 75 nM 51% or 79 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 15.40 sec. vs 23.60 sec. 8.2 sec.
More top speed 96 mph vs 82 mph 14 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 1200 liters vs 290 liters 76% or 910 liters
More maximum trunk space 2150 liters vs 290 liters 87% or 1860 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1950 kg vs 1200 kg 38% or 750 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 632 kg vs 382 kg 40% or 250 kg

2 reasons to buy Volvo 66

Other specs
Less weight 818 kg vs 1318 kg 61% or 500 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.60 meters vs 9.80 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

Neutral reasons Volvo 245 vs. Volvo 66

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5500 RPM vs 5000 RPM 9% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1986 cm3 vs 1108 cm3 44% or 878 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4785 mm vs 3900 mm 18% or 885 mm shorter
Width 1707 mm vs 1540 mm 10% or 167 mm wider
Height 1460 mm vs 1380 mm 5% or 80 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2640 mm vs 2255 mm 15% or 385 mm more
Front tires size 185SR14 vs 135SR13
Rear tires size 185SR14 vs 135SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)