1976 Ferrari 400 vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 35 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1976 Ferrari 400. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1976 Ferrari 400 would be higher. At 4,823 cc (12 cylinders), 1976 Ferrari 400 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1976 Ferrari 400 (336 HP @ 6500 RPM) has 156 more horse power than 2011 Honda CR-V. (180 HP @ 6800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1976 Ferrari 400 should accelerate faster than 2011 Honda CR-V. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1976 Ferrari 400 weights approximately 274 kg more than 2011 Honda CR-V. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1976 Ferrari 400 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 1976 Ferrari 400. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V, 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. 2011 Honda CR-V has automatic transmission and 1976 Ferrari 400 has manual transmission. 1976 Ferrari 400 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2011 Honda CR-V will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1976 Ferrari 400 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Ferrari Honda
Model 400 CR-V
Year Released 1976 2011
Body Type Convertible SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4823 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 12 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 336 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 6500 RPM 6800 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1830 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 4820 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 1800 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1320 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 2710 mm 2619 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 120 L 58 L


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