1970 Holden Torana vs. 2006 Infiniti M

To start off, 2006 Infiniti M is newer by 36 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 4,494 cc (8 cylinders), 2006 Infiniti M is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Infiniti M (335 HP @ 6400 RPM) has 240 more horse power than 1970 Holden Torana. (95 HP @ 4600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2006 Infiniti M should accelerate faster than 1970 Holden Torana.

Because 2006 Infiniti M 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, 2006 Infiniti M 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, 2006 Infiniti M (461 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 298 more torque (in Nm) than 1970 Holden Torana. (163 Nm @ 1600 RPM). This means 2006 Infiniti M will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1970 Holden Torana.

Compare all specifications:

1970 Holden Torana 2006 Infiniti M
Make Holden Infiniti
Model Torana M
Year Released 1970 2006
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2261 cc 4494 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 95 HP 335 HP
Engine RPM 4600 RPM 6400 RPM
Torque 163 Nm 461 Nm
Torque RPM 1600 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 140 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 140 mm


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