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1952 Jaguar XK vs. 2008 Toyota Aygo

To start off, 2008 Toyota Aygo 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 3,441 cc (6 cylinders), 1952 Jaguar XK is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1952 Jaguar XK (158 HP) has 105 more horse power than 2008 Toyota Aygo. (53 HP). In normal driving conditions, 1952 Jaguar XK should accelerate faster than 2008 Toyota Aygo. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1952 Jaguar XK weights approximately 405 kg more than 2008 Toyota Aygo. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1952 Jaguar XK is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1952 Jaguar XK. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2008 Toyota Aygo, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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 158 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Toyota Aygo. (132 Nm @ 1750 RPM). This means 1952 Jaguar XK will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Toyota Aygo.

Compare all specifications:

1952 Jaguar XK 2008 Toyota Aygo
Make Jaguar Toyota
Model XK Aygo
Year Released 1952 2008
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3441 cc 1398 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 158 HP 53 HP
Torque 290 Nm 132 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 1750 RPM
Engine Bore Size 83 mm 73.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 106 mm 81.5 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Top Speed 201 km/hour 154 km/hour
Drive Type Rear Front
Number of Seats 2 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1295 kg 890 kg
Vehicle Length 4430 mm 3405 mm
Vehicle Width 1570 mm 1615 mm
Vehicle Height 1340 mm 1470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2600 mm 2340 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 L 35 L


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