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What is Better Volvo 345 or Volvo 66?

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11 reasons to buy Volvo 345

Engine and transmission
More engine power

70 bhp vs 47 bhp

51 kw. vs 34 kw.

33% or 23 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 105 nM vs 75 nM 29% or 30 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 15.50 sec. vs 23.60 sec. 8.1 sec.
More top speed 96 mph vs 82 mph 14 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 380 liters vs 290 liters 24% or 90 liters
More maximum trunk space 1200 liters vs 290 liters 76% or 910 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1440 kg vs 1200 kg 17% or 240 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 455 kg vs 382 kg 16% or 73 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 450 kg vs 409 kg 9% or 41 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1000 kg vs 600 kg 40% or 400 kg
Other specs
Less turning radius 9.20 meters vs 9.60 meters 4% or 0.4 meters

1 reason to buy Volvo 66

Other specs
Less weight 818 kg vs 985 kg 20% or 167 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.

Neutral reasons Volvo 345 vs. Volvo 66

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5500 RPM vs 5000 RPM 9% or 500 more rpms.
Engine capacity 1397 cm3 vs 1108 cm3 21% or 289 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4300 mm vs 3900 mm 9% or 400 mm shorter
Width 1660 mm vs 1540 mm 7% or 120 mm wider
Height 1392 mm vs 1380 mm 1% or 12 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2395 mm vs 2255 mm 6% or 140 mm more
Front tires size 175/70SR13 vs 135SR13
Rear tires size 175/70SR13 vs 135SR13
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)