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1974 Renault 12 vs. 1988 Honda Integra

To start off, 1988 Honda Integra is newer by 14 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1974 Renault 12. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1974 Renault 12 would be higher. At 1,500 cc (4 cylinders), 1988 Honda Integra is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1988 Honda Integra (113 HP) has 60 more horse power than 1974 Renault 12. (53 HP) In normal driving conditions, 1988 Honda Integra should accelerate faster than 1974 Renault 12.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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. 1988 Honda Integra has automatic transmission and 1974 Renault 12 has manual transmission. 1974 Renault 12 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 1988 Honda Integra will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1974 Renault 12 1988 Honda Integra
Make Renault Honda
Model 12 Integra
Year Released 1974 1988
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1289 cc 1500 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 53 HP 113 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Vehicle Length 4410 mm 4285 mm
Vehicle Width 1640 mm 1665 mm
Vehicle Height 1460 mm 1290 mm
Wheelbase Size 2450 mm 2450 mm


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