1956 Talbot T 26 vs. 1947 Talbot T 26

To start off, 1956 Talbot T 26 is newer by 9 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1947 Talbot T 26. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1947 Talbot T 26 would be higher. At 4,482 cc (6 cylinders), 1956 Talbot T 26 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1956 Talbot T 26 (197 HP @ 4300 RPM) has 29 more horse power than 1947 Talbot T 26. (168 HP @ 4000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1956 Talbot T 26 should accelerate faster than 1947 Talbot T 26. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1956 Talbot T 26 weights approximately 10 kg more than 1947 Talbot T 26. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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.

Compare all specifications:

1956 Talbot T 26 1947 Talbot T 26
Make Talbot Talbot
Model T 26 T 26
Year Released 1956 1947
Engine Size 4482 cc 4481 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 197 HP 168 HP
Engine RPM 4300 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Vehicle Weight 1610 kg 1600 kg
Vehicle Length 4860 mm 5060 mm
Vehicle Width 1890 mm 1770 mm


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