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What is Better Volvo 780 or Volvo 244?

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9 reasons to buy Volvo 780

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

170 bhp vs 97 bhp

123 kw. vs 70 kw.

43% or 73 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 240 nM vs 154 nM 36% or 86 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 10.20 sec. vs 15.40 sec. 5.2 sec.
More top speed 117 mph vs 96 mph 21 mph
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 418 liters vs 395 liters 6% or 23 liters
More maximum trunk space 418 liters vs 395 liters 6% or 23 liters
More maximum allowable weight 1800 kg vs 1780 kg 1% or 20 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 730 kg vs 615 kg 16% or 115 kg

3 reasons to buy Volvo 244

Weight and capacity
More maximum bearing capacity 533 kg vs 340 kg 36% or 193 kg
Other specs
Less weight 1247 kg vs 1460 kg 17% or 213 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 9.80 meters vs 9.90 meters 1% or 0.1 meters

Neutral reasons Volvo 780 vs. Volvo 244

Engine and transmission
Engine speed (RPM) 5400 RPM vs 5500 RPM 2% or 100 less rpms.
Engine capacity 2849 cm3 vs 1986 cm3 30% or 863 cm3 more
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4795 mm vs 4785 mm 0% or 10 mm shorter
Width 1750 mm vs 1707 mm 2% or 43 mm wider
Height 1400 mm vs 1430 mm 2% or 30 mm lower
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2770 mm vs 2640 mm 5% or 130 mm more
Front tires size 205/60HR15 vs 175SR14
Rear tires size 205/60HR15 vs 175SR14
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)