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1952 Jaguar XK vs. 2008 Holden UTE

To start off, 2008 Holden UTE is newer by 56 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 6,000 cc (8 cylinders), 2008 Holden UTE is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2008 Holden UTE (357 HP) has 199 more horse power than 1952 Jaguar XK. (158 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2008 Holden UTE should accelerate faster than 1952 Jaguar XK.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. 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, 2008 Holden UTE (530 Nm) has 240 more torque (in Nm) than 1952 Jaguar XK. (290 Nm). This means 2008 Holden UTE will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1952 Jaguar XK.

Compare all specifications:

1952 Jaguar XK 2008 Holden UTE
Make Jaguar Holden
Model XK UTE
Year Released 1952 2008
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3441 cc 6000 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 158 HP 357 HP
Torque 290 Nm 530 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Seats 2 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 2 doors


 

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