1970 Holden Torana vs. 1996 Peugeot Touareg

To start off, 1996 Peugeot Touareg is newer by 26 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. In terms of performance, 1970 Holden Torana (95 HP @ 4600 RPM) has 7 more horse power than 1996 Peugeot Touareg. (88 HP @ 4150 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1970 Holden Torana should accelerate faster than 1996 Peugeot Touareg. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1970 Holden Torana weights approximately 75 kg more than 1996 Peugeot Touareg. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1996 Peugeot Touareg is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1970 Holden Torana. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1996 Peugeot Touareg 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, 1996 Peugeot Touareg (264 Nm) has 101 more torque (in Nm) than 1970 Holden Torana. (163 Nm). This means 1996 Peugeot Touareg will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1970 Holden Torana.

Compare all specifications:

1970 Holden Torana 1996 Peugeot Touareg
Make Holden Peugeot
Model Torana Touareg
Year Released 1970 1996
Engine Position Front Middle
Engine Type in-line electric
Horse Power 95 HP 88 HP
Engine RPM 4600 RPM 4150 RPM
Torque 163 Nm 264 Nm
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Vehicle Weight 950 kg 875 kg
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2450 mm


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