1970 Holden Torana vs. 1995 Nissan Serena

To start off, 1995 Nissan Serena is newer by 25 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1970 Holden Torana. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1970 Holden Torana would be higher. At 2,283 cc (4 cylinders), 1995 Nissan Serena is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1970 Holden Torana (95 HP @ 4600 RPM) has 21 more horse power than 1995 Nissan Serena. (74 HP @ 4300 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1970 Holden Torana should accelerate faster than 1995 Nissan Serena. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1995 Nissan Serena weights approximately 560 kg more than 1970 Holden Torana.

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. Let's talk about torque, 1970 Holden Torana (163 Nm @ 1600 RPM) has 18 more torque (in Nm) than 1995 Nissan Serena. (145 Nm @ 2300 RPM). This means 1970 Holden Torana will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1995 Nissan Serena.

Compare all specifications:

1970 Holden Torana 1995 Nissan Serena
Make Holden Nissan
Model Torana Serena
Year Released 1970 1995
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2261 cc 2283 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 95 HP 74 HP
Engine RPM 4600 RPM 4300 RPM
Torque 163 Nm 145 Nm
Torque RPM 1600 RPM 2300 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Weight 950 kg 1510 kg
Vehicle Length 4380 mm 4320 mm
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 1700 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1850 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2740 mm


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