1973 Volvo 164 vs. 2010 Daewoo Tocsa

To start off, 2010 Daewoo Tocsa is newer by 37 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 Volvo 164. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Volvo 164 would be higher. At 2,976 cc (6 cylinders), 1973 Volvo 164 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2010 Daewoo Tocsa (148 HP) has 6 more horse power than 1973 Volvo 164. (142 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2010 Daewoo Tocsa should accelerate faster than 1973 Volvo 164.

Because 1973 Volvo 164 is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1973 Volvo 164. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2010 Daewoo Tocsa, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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, 2010 Daewoo Tocsa (320 Nm) has 99 more torque (in Nm) than 1973 Volvo 164. (221 Nm). This means 2010 Daewoo Tocsa will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1973 Volvo 164.

Compare all specifications:

1973 Volvo 164 2010 Daewoo Tocsa
Make Volvo Daewoo
Model 164 Tocsa
Year Released 1973 2010
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2976 cc 1991 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 142 HP 148 HP
Torque 221 Nm 320 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Rear Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Length 4720 mm 4805 mm
Vehicle Width 1720 mm 1810 mm
Vehicle Height 1450 mm 1450 mm
Wheelbase Size 2730 mm 2700 mm


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