1981 Chevrolet Monza vs. 1970 Holden Torana

To start off, 1981 Chevrolet Monza is newer by 11 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1970 Holden Torana. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1970 Holden Torana would be higher. At 2,474 cc (4 cylinders), 1981 Chevrolet Monza is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1981 Chevrolet Monza weights approximately 310 kg more than 1970 Holden Torana.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front 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.

Compare all specifications:

1981 Chevrolet Monza 1970 Holden Torana
Make Chevrolet Holden
Model Monza Torana
Year Released 1981 1970
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2474 cc 2261 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 95 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Vehicle Weight 1260 kg 950 kg
Vehicle Length 4560 mm 4380 mm
Vehicle Width 1670 mm 1610 mm
Vehicle Height 1280 mm 1360 mm
Wheelbase Size 2470 mm 2550 mm


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