Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic vs Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic

Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic

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19 reasons for

Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe, model available from 2010.
It has 6.2 V8 571HP ic petrol engine produced from 2010 to 2013.
Drive on the rear axle has automatic, 7 speed gearbox.

10 reasons for

Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio, model available from 2007.
It has 2.5 T5 230HP ic petrol engine produced from 2009 to 2011.
Drive on the front axle has automatic, 5 speed gearbox.

Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic
Mercedes

19 reasons for Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571KM automat in comparison to Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic

Reasons for
135

Maximal power

571 > 230 hp
The horsepower is a parameter that most of drivers attach the biggest attention to. In this comparison, it is the Mercedes SLS AMG, which has by 148 percent more horsepower in comparison to the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio, which makes this car a great deal better in terms of top speed. Because of more horsepower the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe should also give considerably more flexiblility in specific gears.
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Maximal torque

652 > 320 Nm
When you push the gas pedal and you start accelerating rapidly, that’s torque you’re feeling. And you will feel it better sitting at the steering wheel of the Mercedes because it has 104 % more torque when compared to the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio. Compared cars vary so much that only riding the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe you will experience a pleasurable feeling of getting pinned back in the seat when the car starts to accelerate.
50

Acceleration 0-100 km/h

3.8 > 8 s
If a dynamic driving is what you are really in to, the Mercedes is better for you as it’s acceleration to 100 km/h is 4.2 s faster in comparison to the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio.
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Top speed

317 > 235 km/h
The Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic has by 82 km/h grater top speed in relation to the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic, consequently a long route, assuming that it is straight and there is no speed limits, can be covered much more faster. The difference might be noticeable during travelling on highways.
22

Width

1,939 > 1,836 mm
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room and stability of driving. The Mercedes is 6 percent wider in comparison to the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more space for their elbows.
15

Wheelbase

2,683 > 2,644 mm
The wheelbase of a car means the distance between its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase notably affects the driving due to better vehicle's weight distribution. Mercedes SLS AMG has 39 millimeters longer wheelbase distance when compared to Volvo. Wheelbase dimensions are important to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe should be better distributed and driving should be easier and safer.
14

Cylinders

8 > 5
10

Number of gears

7 > 5 gears
The Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic has a one more gear compared to the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio. Sometimes the extra speed is used as an overdrive thanks to which the previous gears can be shorter in order to allow better performance in the lower gears. One more speed also have an effect on decreasing fuel consumption and CO2 output.
8

Engine capacity

6,208 > 2,522 cc
The engine size of the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio is so much lower ( around 146 % less when compared to the Volvo, that it is aimless to take the decision which one is worth buying. These cars are so dissimilar that on the ground of information concerning engine capacity we can only pick between engine’s performance and car’s economy.
6

Length

4,641 > 4,615 mm
The Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic is 1 % longer than the Volvo. The length of the car is important in respect of travelling comfort and space in the boot. The Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe probably will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe will be better driven ,however, the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length .
4

Rear track

1,651 > 1,560 mm
4

Cylinder layout

V-type > inline
An engine in the shape of a V is a upgraded construction of a In-line engine which as far as we are concerned is wiser to choose one. Engine of V layout in a car the Mercedes SLS AMG produces more torque at lower RPM ranges because of the power stroke coming from 2 sides of the crankshaft. This type of engime can house high numbers of cylinders without a need of much extending its dimensions. A Better engine work and pleasant sound is to driving fans to a Vee engine’s advantage.
1

Model release date

2010 > 2007
Given that the Volvo C70 II's production started only 3 years prior to the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic, the gap between technology used in both cars is not really big, however, the Mercedes SLS AMG may have a bit more advanced solutions used in it.
1

Tire width

265 > 235 mm
0

Front track

1,682 > 1,550 mm
0

Valves

32 > 20
0

Width with outside mirrors

2,293 > 2,025 mm
0

Tire diameter

19 > 17 ″
0

Tire profile

35 > 45 %

Volvo

10 reasons for Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230KM automat in comparison to Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic

Reasons for
112

Average consumption

9.3 > 13.2 l
The fuel economy is distinctly to Volvo C70 II's advantage. This vehicle burns 3.9 l less gasoline in the combined cycle in relation to the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic. It is also worth to know that average fuel consumption in the combined cycle for the sports cars segment, in which the Volvo is classified, equals to 9.7 l while the Volvo consumes by 4 percent less amount of fuel than the average.
56

Urban consumption

14 > 19.9 l
The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic uses of 30 percent petrol fewer while driving inside city compared to the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic. The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic, which is classified in sports cars segment, burns up 0.5 l per 100 km more than the medium level in its class. The average fuel consumption in the “S” class is 13.5 l/100Km.
38

Trunk capacity

403 > 176 l
The boot of the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic is 227 l more spacious in relation to the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic. It is perceptible difference therefore in this category the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio will be a way more practical. The larger the trunk, the more baggage you can take.
30

Maximal torque RPM

1,500 > 4,745 revolutions/minute
A big difference in rpm at which the maximum torque is produced distinctly indicates that the winner is is the one of the Volvo C70 II. The engine of the Mercedes SLS AMG reaches its full efficiency at 4,745 revolutions/minute which is by 68 percent lower compared with the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio.
24

Extra-urban consumption

6.7 > 9.1 l
8

Maximum load capacity

380 > 240 kg
1

Height

1,401 > 1,262 mm
The higher a vehicle is, the better is the comfort of boarding it and greater capacity of putting big amount of luggage to it. The difference between these two cars of 139 mm to the advantage of the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio is small and does not matter much.
0

Maximal power RPM

5,000 > 6,800 revolutions/minute
0

Payload

2,102 > 1,935 kg
0

Curb weight

1,718 > 1,700 kg

Cars specifications

Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe 6.2 V8 571HP automatic Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic
    Price range luxury luxury
    Model release date 2010 2007
    Facelifting no no
    Class S S
    Payload 1,935 kg 2,102 kg
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