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1971 Mazda 110 S vs. 2012 Buick LaCrosse

To start off, 2012 Buick LaCrosse is newer by 41 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1971 Mazda 110 S. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1971 Mazda 110 S would be higher. At 2,400 cc (4 cylinders), 2012 Buick LaCrosse is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2012 Buick LaCrosse (182 HP @ 6700 RPM) has 74 more horse power than 1971 Mazda 110 S. (108 HP @ 7000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2012 Buick LaCrosse should accelerate faster than 1971 Mazda 110 S. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2012 Buick LaCrosse weights approximately 780 kg more than 1971 Mazda 110 S. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2012 Buick LaCrosse (233 Nm @ 4900 RPM) has 91 more torque (in Nm) than 1971 Mazda 110 S. (142 Nm @ 5000 RPM). This means 2012 Buick LaCrosse will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1971 Mazda 110 S.

Compare all specifications:

1971 Mazda 110 S 2012 Buick LaCrosse
Make Mazda Buick
Model 110 S LaCrosse
Year Released 1971 2012
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1964 cc 2400 cc
Horse Power 108 HP 182 HP
Engine RPM 7000 RPM 6700 RPM
Torque 142 Nm 233 Nm
Torque RPM 5000 RPM 4900 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline / Electric Hybrid
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 960 kg 1740 kg
Vehicle Length 4140 mm 5001 mm
Vehicle Width 1610 mm 1857 mm
Vehicle Height 1180 mm 1504 mm
Wheelbase Size 2360 mm 2837 mm


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