1972 Cadillac Calais vs. 2009 Tata Indica

To start off, 2009 Tata Indica is newer by 37 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1972 Cadillac Calais. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1972 Cadillac Calais would be higher. At 7,734 cc (8 cylinders), 1972 Cadillac Calais is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1972 Cadillac Calais (210 HP @ 4400 RPM) has 136 more horse power than 2009 Tata Indica. (74 HP @ 4500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1972 Cadillac Calais should accelerate faster than 2009 Tata Indica. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1972 Cadillac Calais weights approximately 1125 kg more than 2009 Tata Indica. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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1972 Cadillac Calais 2009 Tata Indica
Make Cadillac Tata
Model Calais Indica
Year Released 1972 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 7734 cc 1405 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 210 HP 74 HP
Engine RPM 4400 RPM 4500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Vehicle Weight 2130 kg 1005 kg
Vehicle Length 5830 mm 3680 mm
Wheelbase Size 3310 mm 2410 mm


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