1970 Holden Torana vs. 2013 Smart Fortwo

To start off, 2013 Smart Fortwo 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.

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) has 33 more torque (in Nm) than 2013 Smart Fortwo. (130 Nm). This means 1970 Holden Torana will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2013 Smart Fortwo.

Compare all specifications:

1970 Holden Torana 2013 Smart Fortwo
Make Holden Smart
Model Torana Fortwo
Year Released 1970 2013
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Type in-line electric
Horse Power 95 HP 0 HP
Torque 163 Nm 130 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Electric
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 1559 mm
Vehicle Height 1360 mm 1542 mm
Wheelbase Size 2550 mm 1867 mm


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