1984 Cadillac DeVille vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 27 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. 2011 Honda CR-V weights approximately 6 kg more than 1984 Cadillac DeVille.

Because 1984 Cadillac DeVille is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 1984 Cadillac DeVille. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Cadillac Honda
Model DeVille CR-V
Year Released 1984 2011
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 4499 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 180 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1550 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 4960 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1400 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 2820 mm 2619 mm


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