1970 Holden Torana vs. 1954 Jensen Interceptor

To start off, 1970 Holden Torana is newer by 16 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 35 more horse power than 1970 Holden Torana. (95 HP @ 4600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1954 Jensen Interceptor should accelerate faster than 1970 Holden Torana. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1954 Jensen Interceptor weights approximately 545 kg more than 1970 Holden Torana. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 1954 Jensen Interceptor (287 Nm @ 2200 RPM) has 124 more torque (in Nm) than 1970 Holden Torana. (163 Nm @ 1600 RPM). This means 1954 Jensen Interceptor will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1970 Holden Torana.

Compare all specifications:

1970 Holden Torana 1954 Jensen Interceptor
Make Holden Jensen
Model Torana Interceptor
Year Released 1970 1954
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2261 cc 3993 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 95 HP 130 HP
Engine RPM 4600 RPM 3700 RPM
Torque 163 Nm 287 Nm
Torque RPM 1600 RPM 2200 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Vehicle Weight 950 kg 1495 kg
Vehicle Length 4380 mm 4780 mm
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2860 mm


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