1954 Jensen Interceptor vs. 1974 Jensen Jensen-Healey

To start off, 1974 Jensen Jensen-Healey is newer by 20 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1954 Jensen Interceptor. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1954 Jensen Interceptor would be higher. At 3,993 cc (6 cylinders), 1954 Jensen Interceptor is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1954 Jensen Interceptor (130 HP @ 3700 RPM) has 10 more horse power than 1974 Jensen Jensen-Healey. (120 HP @ 6500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1954 Jensen Interceptor should accelerate faster than 1974 Jensen Jensen-Healey. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1954 Jensen Interceptor weights approximately 335 kg more than 1974 Jensen Jensen-Healey. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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1954 Jensen Interceptor 1974 Jensen Jensen-Healey
Make Jensen Jensen
Model Interceptor Jensen-Healey
Year Released 1954 1974
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3993 cc 1971 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 130 HP 120 HP
Engine RPM 3700 RPM 6500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Vehicle Weight 1495 kg 1160 kg
Vehicle Length 4780 mm 4120 mm
Vehicle Width 1680 mm 1620 mm
Vehicle Height 1480 mm 1230 mm
Wheelbase Size 2860 mm 2350 mm


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