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What is Better Volvo 345 or Volvo 264?

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3 reasons to buy Volvo 345

Weight and capacity
More maximum trunk space 1200 liters vs 395 liters 67% or 805 liters
Other specs
Less weight 985 kg vs 1350 kg 37% or 365 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.20 meters vs 9.80 meters 7% or 0.6 meters

10 reasons to buy Volvo 264

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 70 bhp

112 kw. vs 51 kw.

55% or 85 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 230 nM vs 105 nM 54% or 125 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.00 sec. vs 15.50 sec. 5.5 sec.
More top speed 115 mph vs 96 mph 19 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 395 liters vs 380 liters 4% or 15 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1925 kg vs 1440 kg 25% or 485 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 575 kg vs 455 kg 21% or 120 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 650 kg vs 450 kg 31% or 200 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1500 kg vs 1000 kg 33% or 500 kg

Neutral reasons Volvo 345 vs. Volvo 264

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1397 cm3 vs 2849 cm3 51% or 1452 cm3 less
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Speeds 4 vs 5 1 less
Dimensions
Length 4300 mm vs 4785 mm 10% or 485 mm shorter
Width 1660 mm vs 1707 mm 3% or 47 mm narrower
Height 1392 mm vs 1430 mm 3% or 38 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2395 mm vs 2640 mm 9% or 245 mm less
Front tires size 175/70SR13 vs 185/70HR14
Rear tires size 175/70SR13 vs 185/70HR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)