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1971 Toyota Corolla vs. 1993 Toyota Previa

To start off, 1993 Toyota Previa is newer by 22 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1971 Toyota Corolla. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1971 Toyota Corolla would be higher. At 2,438 cc (4 cylinders), 1993 Toyota Previa is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1993 Toyota Previa (132 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 70 more horse power than 1971 Toyota Corolla. (62 HP @ 6600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1993 Toyota Previa should accelerate faster than 1971 Toyota Corolla. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1993 Toyota Previa weights approximately 835 kg more than 1971 Toyota Corolla. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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, 1993 Toyota Previa (206 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 111 more torque (in Nm) than 1971 Toyota Corolla. (95 Nm @ 4200 RPM). This means 1993 Toyota Previa will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1971 Toyota Corolla.

Compare all specifications:

1971 Toyota Corolla 1993 Toyota Previa
Make Toyota Toyota
Model Corolla Previa
Year Released 1971 1993
Engine Position Front Middle
Engine Size 1166 cc 2438 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 62 HP 132 HP
Engine RPM 6600 RPM 5000 RPM
Torque 95 Nm 206 Nm
Torque RPM 4200 RPM 4000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 75 mm 95 mm
Engine Stroke Size 66 mm 86 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Seats 5 seats 8 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 780 kg 1615 kg
Vehicle Length 3950 mm 4760 mm
Vehicle Width 1510 mm 1810 mm
Vehicle Height 1380 mm 1830 mm
Wheelbase Size 2290 mm 2530 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 46 L 75 L


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