1985 Dodge Conquest vs. 1971 Mazda Luce
To start off, 1985 Dodge Conquest is newer by 14 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1971 Mazda Luce. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1971 Mazda Luce would be higher. At 2,620 cc, 1971 Mazda Luce is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1985 Dodge Conquest (143 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 37 more horse power than 1971 Mazda Luce. (106 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1985 Dodge Conquest should accelerate faster than 1971 Mazda Luce. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1985 Dodge Conquest weights approximately 25 kg more than 1971 Mazda Luce. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.
Let's talk about torque, 1985 Dodge Conquest (251 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 76 more torque (in Nm) than 1971 Mazda Luce. (175 Nm @ 3500 RPM). This means 1985 Dodge Conquest will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1971 Mazda Luce.
Compare all specifications:
|1985 Dodge Conquest||1971 Mazda Luce|
|Engine Size||2555 cc||2620 cc|
|Horse Power||143 HP||106 HP|
|Engine RPM||5000 RPM||6000 RPM|
|Torque||251 Nm||175 Nm|
|Torque RPM||2500 RPM||3500 RPM|
|Number of Seats||2 seats||4 seats|
|Vehicle Weight||1280 kg||1255 kg|
|Vehicle Length||4410 mm||4590 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1690 mm||1640 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1320 mm||1390 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2450 mm||2590 mm|