1970 Holden Torana vs. 1957 Porsche 356

To start off, 1970 Holden Torana is newer by 13 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1957 Porsche 356. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1957 Porsche 356 would be higher. At 2,261 cc (4 cylinders), 1970 Holden Torana is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1970 Holden Torana weights approximately 180 kg more than 1957 Porsche 356.

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:

1970 Holden Torana 1957 Porsche 356
Make Holden Porsche
Model Torana 356
Year Released 1970 1957
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Size 2261 cc 1086 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line boxer
Horse Power 95 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Weight 950 kg 770 kg
Vehicle Length 4380 mm 3960 mm
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1320 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2110 mm