1982 Isuzu Gemini vs. 2004 Isuzu Rodeo

To start off, 2004 Isuzu Rodeo is newer by 22 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1982 Isuzu Gemini. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1982 Isuzu Gemini would be higher. At 3,491 cc (6 cylinders), 2004 Isuzu Rodeo is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Isuzu Rodeo (250 HP) has 171 more horse power than 1982 Isuzu Gemini. (79 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2004 Isuzu Rodeo should accelerate faster than 1982 Isuzu Gemini. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2004 Isuzu Rodeo weights approximately 850 kg more than 1982 Isuzu Gemini. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2004 Isuzu Rodeo (334 Nm) has 218 more torque (in Nm) than 1982 Isuzu Gemini. (116 Nm). This means 2004 Isuzu Rodeo will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1982 Isuzu Gemini.

Compare all specifications:

1982 Isuzu Gemini 2004 Isuzu Rodeo
Make Isuzu Isuzu
Model Gemini Rodeo
Year Released 1982 2004
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1584 cc 3491 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 79 HP 250 HP
Torque 116 Nm 334 Nm
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 940 kg 1790 kg
Vehicle Length 4240 mm 4520 mm
Vehicle Width 1580 mm 1790 mm
Vehicle Height 1370 mm 1770 mm
Wheelbase Size 2410 mm 2710 mm


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