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What is Better Volvo 265 or Volvo 66?

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8 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.
More engine power

155 bhp vs 47 bhp

112 kw. vs 34 kw.

70% or 108 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 230 nM vs 75 nM 67% or 155 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.00 sec. vs 23.60 sec. 13.6 sec.
More top speed 115 mph vs 82 mph 33 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 towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 600 kg 60% or 900 kg

1 reason to buy Volvo 66

Other specs
Less turning radius 9.60 meters vs 9.80 meters 2% or 0.2 meters

Neutral reasons Volvo 265 vs. Volvo 66

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5500 RPM vs 5000 RPM 9% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 2849 cm3 vs 1108 cm3 61% or 1741 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 185HR14 vs 135SR13
Rear tires size 185HR14 vs 135SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)