1972 Seat 124 vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 39 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1972 Seat 124. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1972 Seat 124 would be higher. At 2,400 cc (4 cylinders), 2011 Honda CR-V is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2011 Honda CR-V (180 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 116 more horse power than 1972 Seat 124. (64 HP @ 5600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V should accelerate faster than 1972 Seat 124. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2011 Honda CR-V weights approximately 626 kg more than 1972 Seat 124. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2011 Honda CR-V (218 Nm @ 4400 RPM) has 128 more torque (in Nm) than 1972 Seat 124. (90 Nm @ 3700 RPM). This means 2011 Honda CR-V will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1972 Seat 124.

Compare all specifications:

1972 Seat 124 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Seat Honda
Model 124 CR-V
Year Released 1972 2011
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1197 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 64 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 90 Nm 218 Nm
Torque RPM 3700 RPM 4400 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 930 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 4070 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 1620 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1430 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 2430 mm 2619 mm


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