1977 Cadillac Seville vs. 1992 Toyota Carina

To start off, 1992 Toyota Carina is newer by 15 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1977 Cadillac Seville. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1977 Cadillac Seville would be higher. At 5,735 cc (8 cylinders), 1977 Cadillac Seville is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1977 Cadillac Seville (178 HP @ 4400 RPM) has 65 more horse power than 1992 Toyota Carina. (113 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1977 Cadillac Seville should accelerate faster than 1992 Toyota Carina. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1977 Cadillac Seville weights approximately 765 kg more than 1992 Toyota Carina. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 1977 Cadillac Seville (372 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 227 more torque (in Nm) than 1992 Toyota Carina. (145 Nm @ 5000 RPM). This means 1977 Cadillac Seville will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1992 Toyota Carina.

Compare all specifications:

1977 Cadillac Seville 1992 Toyota Carina
Make Cadillac Toyota
Model Seville Carina
Year Released 1977 1992
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5735 cc 1585 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 178 HP 113 HP
Engine RPM 4400 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 372 Nm 145 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 5000 RPM
Engine Bore Size 103 mm 81 mm
Engine Stroke Size 86 mm 77 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1900 kg 1135 kg
Vehicle Length 5190 mm 4540 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1710 mm
Vehicle Height 1400 mm 1420 mm
Wheelbase Size 2910 mm 2590 mm


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