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1957 Chrysler New Yorker vs. 2005 Honda Accord

To start off, 2005 Honda Accord is newer by 48 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1957 Chrysler New Yorker. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1957 Chrysler New Yorker would be higher. At 5,802 cc (8 cylinders), 1957 Chrysler New Yorker is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1957 Chrysler New Yorker weights approximately 332 kg more than 2005 Honda Accord.

Because 1957 Chrysler New Yorker 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 1957 Chrysler New Yorker. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Honda Accord, 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.

Compare all specifications:

1957 Chrysler New Yorker 2005 Honda Accord
Make Chrysler Honda
Model New Yorker Accord
Year Released 1957 2005
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5802 cc 2204 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 0 HP 138 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1977 kg 1645 kg
Vehicle Length 5610 mm 4760 mm
Vehicle Width 2020 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1410 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 3210 mm 2630 mm


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