The horsepower is a parameter that most of drivers take into account at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio which has by 47 % more horsepower when compared to the Peugeot RCZ Coupe 1.6L THP 16v 156HP manual. Consequently the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio can achieve higher velocity. With more horsepower the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic should as well provide better flexiblility in specific speeds.
Because of 34 % more torque, the engine of the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio distinctly better transmits power to the wheels than the Peugeot RCZ Coupe 1.6L THP 16v 156HP manual. This, in turn, have positive implications for a car's acceleration.
With more boot size the Volvo will have much more room for carrying things and be more usefull vehicle than the Peugeot. If the size of the boot is what does appeal to you, the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic will be better choice as it is around 26 % larger than the trunk of its rival.
The maximum speed of the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio is higher in comparison to this of the Peugeot which allows to cover the same distance on the highway faster. The difference that amounts to 20 kilometers/hour is small and is imperceptible in daily driving.
The winner of selected cars in the category of fuel tank size is Volvo which is able to carry by 4 liters more fuel compared with the Peugeot RCZ Coupe 1.6L THP 16v 156HP manual.
Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio has 39 mm longer wheelbase when compared to the Peugeot RCZ Coupe. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. However, cars with a longer wheelbase will not be as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Volvo C70 II has 58 percent larger engine capacity when compared to the Peugeot RCZ. The difference is considerable. Consequently the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio should accelerate faster and be able to reach higher maximum speed. On the other hand bigger cubic capacity means worst fuel consumption.
The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic is 8 % longer in relation to the Peugeot RCZ Coupe. The length of the vehicle plays a role when it comes to driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Volvo preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. Aditionally the Volvo will be better driven ,however, the Peugeot RCZ Coupe will be a bit easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
If you are a tall man or you carry in the trunk stuffs of big size, the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic, which is by 3 % higher than the Peugeot, would be appropriate choice for you. However, these two cars do not vary much in its height and it should not be much perceptible.
Automatic gearbox in the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio despite having a few minuses offers much more better comfort of driving. After a long ride especially in the city the driver is more rested. Moreover automatic puts less strain on the engine thanks to the factory settings of changing gears in specific revs range.