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1952 Jaguar XK vs. 1995 Lada Niva

To start off, 1995 Lada Niva is newer by 43 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1952 Jaguar XK. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1952 Jaguar XK would be higher. At 3,441 cc (6 cylinders), 1952 Jaguar XK is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1952 Jaguar XK (158 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 95 more horse power than 1995 Lada Niva. (63 HP @ 4600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1952 Jaguar XK should accelerate faster than 1995 Lada Niva. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1952 Jaguar XK weights approximately 55 kg more than 1995 Lada Niva. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1995 Lada Niva is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1952 Jaguar XK. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1995 Lada Niva will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 1952 Jaguar XK (290 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 172 more torque (in Nm) than 1995 Lada Niva. (118 Nm @ 2700 RPM). This means 1952 Jaguar XK will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1995 Lada Niva.

Compare all specifications:

1952 Jaguar XK 1995 Lada Niva
Make Jaguar Lada
Model XK Niva
Year Released 1952 1995
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3441 cc 1905 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 158 HP 63 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 4600 RPM
Torque 290 Nm 118 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 2700 RPM
Engine Bore Size 83 mm 83 mm
Engine Stroke Size 106 mm 88 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Number of Seats 2 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1295 kg 1240 kg
Vehicle Length 4430 mm 3730 mm
Vehicle Width 1570 mm 1690 mm
Vehicle Height 1340 mm 1650 mm
Wheelbase Size 2600 mm 2210 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 43 L


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