1970 Holden Torana vs. 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish

To start off, 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish is newer by 43 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 5,935 cc (12 cylinders), 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish weights approximately 789 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, 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish (620 Nm @ 5500 RPM) has 457 more torque (in Nm) than 1970 Holden Torana. (163 Nm @ 1600 RPM). This means 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1970 Holden Torana.

Compare all specifications:

1970 Holden Torana 2013 Aston Martin Vanquish
Make Holden Aston Martin
Model Torana Vanquish
Year Released 1970 2013
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2261 cc 5935 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 12 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 95 HP 0 HP
Engine RPM 4600 RPM 6750 RPM
Torque 163 Nm 620 Nm
Torque RPM 1600 RPM 5500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Premium
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Weight 950 kg 1739 kg
Vehicle Length 4380 mm 4720 mm
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 2067 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1294 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 2740 mm


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