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1982 Toyota Camry vs. 2001 Toyota Celica

To start off, 2001 Toyota Celica is newer by 19 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1982 Toyota Camry. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1982 Toyota Camry would be higher. At 1,973 cc (4 cylinders), 1982 Toyota Camry is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Toyota Celica (190 HP @ 5300 RPM) has 84 more horse power than 1982 Toyota Camry. (106 HP @ 5200 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2001 Toyota Celica should accelerate faster than 1982 Toyota Camry. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2001 Toyota Celica weights approximately 19 kg more than 1982 Toyota Camry. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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. Let's talk about torque, 2001 Toyota Celica (180 Nm) has 14 more torque (in Nm) than 1982 Toyota Camry. (166 Nm). This means 2001 Toyota Celica will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1982 Toyota Camry.

Compare all specifications:

1982 Toyota Camry 2001 Toyota Celica
Make Toyota Toyota
Model Camry Celica
Year Released 1982 2001
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1973 cc 1797 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 106 HP 190 HP
Engine RPM 5200 RPM 5300 RPM
Torque 166 Nm 180 Nm
Engine Bore Size 84.1 mm 82 mm
Engine Stroke Size 89 mm 85.1 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 8.5:1 11.5:1
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Vehicle Weight 1100 kg 1119 kg
Vehicle Length 4420 mm 4340 mm
Vehicle Width 1700 mm 1740 mm
Vehicle Height 1380 mm 1320 mm
Wheelbase Size 2610 mm 2510 mm


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