The horsepower is a this thing that majority of us attach the greatest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Volvo XC70 I 2.5 T 210HP manual 4x4, which has by 128 more horsepower in comparison to the Lada, which makes this vehicle really better in terms of top speed. Thanks to more horsepower the Volvo XC70 I will as well give significantly better flexiblility in specific gears.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Lada Niva 2131 accelerates from 0 to 100 Km/h 13.9 s longer compared tohis contender. The
large difference between
compared vehicles obviously points
out better vehicle.
The boot of the Volvo XC70 I 2.5 T 210HP manual 4x4 is 218 liters bigger compared to the Lada Niva 2131 1.8 82HP manual 4x4. It is sensible difference so, in this category the Volvo XC70 I will be much more useful. The larger the trunk, the more luggage you can transport.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The Volvo has by 90 km/h higher top
speed in relation to the Lada Niva 2131, as a result
of which a long route, for example
when it is straight and there is no speed limits, can be
drived in much more shorter period of time. The difference might be noticeable during travelling over fast and long
Distance between two sides of a vehicle affects room in the cabin as well as stability on road. The width of the Volvo XC70 I is larger only by 11 percent in relation to the Lada and is not really important. The average for the „mini 4x4” class equals to approximately 1,797 millimeters and is by 4 percent smaller than the same attribute of the Volvo XC70 I.
The winner of this confrontatnion in the aspect of fuel tank capacity is Volvo XC70 I which is able to carry by 2 l more gasoline compared with the Lada.
Volvo has 3 % longer wheelbase in comparison to the Lada Niva 2131. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. However, cars having a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The engine displacement of the Volvo XC70 I 2.5 T 210HP manual 4x4 is by 747 cc bigger in relation to the Lada. As a result the Lada will be more fuel efficient, however, the engine of the Volvo XC70 I 2.5 T 210HP manual 4x4 will be of better performance, running more smoothly and less prone to breaking down.
Maximum load capacity
The Volvo XC70 I is 12 % longer when compared to the Lada Niva 2131 1.8 82HP manual 4x4. Long vehicles have roomy cabin and in most cases have bigger trunk. Although the Volvo seems to be better for families or those who value comfortable rides that make them feel fresh and relaxed upon arriving, the Lada may appeal to city drivers as it will not make troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.