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1968 Buick Riviera vs. 2006 Daihatsu Terios

To start off, 2006 Daihatsu Terios is newer by 38 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1968 Buick Riviera. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1968 Buick Riviera would be higher. At 7,050 cc (8 cylinders), 1968 Buick Riviera is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1968 Buick Riviera (305 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 201 more horse power than 2006 Daihatsu Terios. (104 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1968 Buick Riviera should accelerate faster than 2006 Daihatsu Terios. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1968 Buick Riviera weights approximately 720 kg more than 2006 Daihatsu Terios. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2006 Daihatsu Terios is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1968 Buick Riviera. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Daihatsu Terios will offer significantly more control. 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, 1968 Buick Riviera (645 Nm @ 3200 RPM) has 505 more torque (in Nm) than 2006 Daihatsu Terios. (140 Nm @ 4400 RPM). This means 1968 Buick Riviera will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2006 Daihatsu Terios.

Compare all specifications:

1968 Buick Riviera 2006 Daihatsu Terios
Make Buick Daihatsu
Model Riviera Terios
Year Released 1968 2006
Body Type Coupe SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 7050 cc 1494 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 305 HP 104 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 645 Nm 140 Nm
Torque RPM 3200 RPM 4400 RPM
Engine Bore Size 106.2 mm 72 mm
Engine Stroke Size 99.4 mm 91.8 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 193 km/hour 150 km/hour
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1900 kg 1180 kg
Vehicle Length 5370 mm 4060 mm
Vehicle Width 2020 mm 1700 mm
Vehicle Height 1370 mm 1700 mm
Wheelbase Size 3030 mm 2590 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 75 L 50 L


 

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