1977 Mazda Chante vs. 2002 Mercedes-Benz S
To start off, 2002 Mercedes-Benz S is newer by 25 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1977 Mazda Chante. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1977 Mazda Chante would be higher. At 5,513 cc (12 cylinders), 2002 Mercedes-Benz S is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2002 Mercedes-Benz S (493 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 463 more horse power than 1977 Mazda Chante. (30 HP @ 6500 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2002 Mercedes-Benz S should accelerate faster than 1977 Mazda Chante. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2002 Mercedes-Benz S weights approximately 1645 kg more than 1977 Mazda Chante. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.
Let's talk about torque, 2002 Mercedes-Benz S (801 Nm @ 1800 RPM) has 761 more torque (in Nm) than 1977 Mazda Chante. (40 Nm @ 5500 RPM). This means 2002 Mercedes-Benz S will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1977 Mazda Chante.
Compare all specifications:
|1977 Mazda Chante||2002 Mercedes-Benz S|
|Engine Size||359 cc||5513 cc|
|Horse Power||30 HP||493 HP|
|Engine RPM||6500 RPM||5000 RPM|
|Torque||40 Nm||801 Nm|
|Torque RPM||5500 RPM||1800 RPM|
|Vehicle Weight||490 kg||2135 kg|
|Vehicle Length||3000 mm||5170 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1300 mm||1860 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1300 mm||1450 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2210 mm||2720 mm|