1984 Cadillac DeVille vs. 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe

To start off, 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe is newer by 17 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1984 Cadillac DeVille. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1984 Cadillac DeVille would be higher. At 4,499 cc (8 cylinders), 1984 Cadillac DeVille is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe weights approximately 170 kg more than 1984 Cadillac DeVille.

Because 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1984 Cadillac DeVille. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe will offer significantly more control. 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:

1984 Cadillac DeVille 2001 Hyundai Santa Fe
Make Cadillac Hyundai
Model DeVille Santa Fe
Year Released 1984 2001
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4499 cc 2656 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 168 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1550 kg 1720 kg
Vehicle Length 4960 mm 4510 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1860 mm
Vehicle Height 1400 mm 1720 mm
Wheelbase Size 2820 mm 2630 mm


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