The Volvo V40 II Cross Country 2.0 T4 180HP automatic 4x4 has by 105 hp more horsepower in comparison to the Dacia Logan II MCV 1.2 16V 75HP manual. The superiority is colossal and so it profoundly affect feeling of driving the car. It may be interesting to know that the Volvo has by 58 percent more horsepower compared to the average in class „small family cars”.
The difference at the level of 186 % is really huge as a result of which the Volvo V40 II Cross Country 2.0 T4 180HP automatic 4x4 features much more better flexibility of the engine, it speeds up significantly faster and has better towing capacity.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
If a swift driving is what you are really in to, the Volvo V40 II Cross Country fits you better because it’s
acceleration from 0 to 100 Km/h is
better compared to
the Dacia Logan II.
The Dacia has by 48 km/h lower top velocity compared to the Volvo, as a result of which covering a long distance, for example when it is straight and there is no speed limits, will take much more time. The difference might be noticeable during riding on fast and long routes to the car of Volvo brand advantage.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower value of revolutions at which the highest torque is produced affects an engine’s performance. Still, to eliminate engines drawbacks like e.g. turbo lug, it is always recommended to analyze a torque performance graph.
The width of the car influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Volvo V40 II Cross Country 2.0 T4 180HP automatic 4x4 is 54 mm wider than the Dacia Logan II MCV. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The winner of these two vehicles in the category of fuel tank size is Volvo V40 II Cross Country that can take by 3 l more petrol compared with the Dacia Logan II.
The wheelbase of a vehicle equals the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving due to more appropriate car's weight distribution. Volvo has 8 millimeters longer wheelbase distance than Dacia Logan II MCV 1.2 16V 75HP manual. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the stability and steering. Hence, the mass of Volvo V40 II Cross Country 2.0 T4 180HP automatic 4x4 should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Volvo have a higher gear count in relation to the Dacia Logan II MCV which means
that Volvo would achieve
better acceleration and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and if you are not drag
racing at a timed event you would not
observe the difference.
The Volvo V40 II has 73 percent larger engine capacity when compared to the Dacia. The difference is large. As a result the Volvo V40 II Cross Country 2.0 T4 180HP automatic 4x4 should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher maximum speed. On the other hand greater cubic capacity usually means worst fuel efficiency.
For a gentle ride in the city, it is tempting to opt for an automatic however the type of transmisison may have a big effect on fuel consumption. Automatics may consume around from 5 to 10% more than manuals.