The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic burns up 33 percent fewer fuel in the combined cycle in relation to the Porsche 911 997 Coupe. The difference in the amount of 33 percent will be perceptible in everyday usage of the car. In the long period of time it would give a substantial cost reduction.
The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic consumes 31 percent fewer fuel in urban cycle compared with the Porsche 911 997. The difference at the level of 31 % is quite big in daily use of vehicle. Additionally, during years it may give real and noticeable cost savings. Moreover note that medium results of the average fuel consumption might be considerably lifted if you drive dynamically. The difference in fuel consumption of the vehicles compared by you is so big that you should consider to choose vehicles with engines of similar power and similar dimensions. Only then will the comparision be adequate.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in revolutions per minute at which the maximum torque is produced clearly indicates that a vehicle with an engine that doesn’t need taking it up at high revs is this of the Volvo. The engine of the Porsche achieves its full efficiency at 5,750 revolutions per minute which is by 4,250 revolutions per minute worst result compared with the Volvo.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic is 28 millimeters wider than the Porsche 911 997. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more space for their elbows.
Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic has 13 percent longer wheelbase in comparison to the Porsche 911 997. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also provides more storage space. But, cars with a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Volvo C70 II is 4 percent longer than the Porsche 911 997. The length of the vehicle is important when it comes to driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. Aditionally the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic will be better driven but the Porsche 911 997 Coupe 4.0 GT3 500HP manual will be a slightly easier for parking because of shorter length .
Model release date
Because of the fact that the Porsche debuted only 2 years earlier than the Volvo, the distance in technology applied in both vehicles shouldn’t be really huge, however, the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic might have a bit more new solutions applied in it.
If you are a tall driver or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of big dimensions, the Volvo C70 II Coupe Cabrio 2.5 T5 230HP automatic, which is by 91 millimeters higher than the Porsche 911 997 Coupe 4.0 GT3 500HP manual, would be appropriate choice for you. However, compared cars do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much perceptible.
For a smooth ride around town, it is tempting to opt for an automatic however the type of transmisison may have a substantial effect on fuel economy. Automatics may use about from 5 to 10% more than manuals.