The horsepower of the BMW is 2 % bigger when compared to the Volvo S80 II. Because the difference is not big this should not affect the vehicles performance extensively.
The BMW 5-Series F10 Limousine F10 burns up 26 percent fewer amount of fuel in the combined cycle in relation to the Volvo S80 II Sedan. The difference in the amount of 26 % will be quite perceptible in everyday usage of the car. In the long period of time it will result in a substantial cost reduction.
The BMW has 59 percent more torque when compared to the Volvo. Even though a large number of people do not attach importance the maximum torque when choosing a vehicle, it presents the best how a vehicle acclerates. As far as these two vehicles are cars the difference is quite big hence the BMW 5-Series F10 will provide you with better sensation of driving.
The fuel economy (urban) is considerably to the BMW 5-Series F10's advantage. This car uses 32 % less diesel in the urban cycle in relation to the Volvo S80 II Sedan 1.6 T4 180HP manual. Better fuel econumy means less fuel cost passed on you.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The BMW 5-Series F10 accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h in 8.1 s, which is 0.4 s less in comparison to the Volvo S80 II Sedan. But the difference is not as much big to be taken into consideration when buying a automobile.
If you are looking for a car by which you could set of for trips, which could carry more luggage , pick the BMW. The Volvo S80 II is equiped with by 42 liters less capable boot compared with the Volvo S80 II Sedan so probably you would be able to carry one little suitcase less. Examining the trunk pay attention to its dimensions which have notable effect on loading possibility .
The top speed of the BMW is greater in comparison to this of the Volvo which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference at the level of 17 km/h is little and is imperceptible in everyday use.
The wheelbase of a vehicle means the length between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to better car's weight distribution. BMW 5-Series F10 has 143 millimeters longer wheelbase distance in relation to Volvo. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Thus, the mass of BMW 5-Series F10 Limousine F10 520d 184HP manual should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
The BMW has 25 percent larger engine size than the Volvo S80 II Sedan 1.6 T4 180HP manual. Because the difference is small, the BMW 5-Series F10 should accelerate slightly dynamically, assuming that other paramerters are does not play a role.
Gross trailer weight
The BMW is 1 percent longer in comparison to the Volvo. Long cars are more spacious and usually provide bigger trunk. Although the BMW occurs to be better choice for families or persons who appreciate convenient driving, the Volvo S80 II Sedan may appeal to singles because it will not cause problems with parking and will be more maneuverable.
Model release date
The difference in release date between compared cars is only 4 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a dizzying pace and for that reason the BMW 5-Series F10 may feature more modern technologies thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.