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1985 Dodge Conquest vs. 2000 Mazda Familia

To start off, 2000 Mazda Familia is newer by 15 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1985 Dodge Conquest. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1985 Dodge Conquest would be higher. At 2,555 cc (4 cylinders), 1985 Dodge Conquest is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1985 Dodge Conquest (143 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 34 more horse power than 2000 Mazda Familia. (109 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1985 Dodge Conquest should accelerate faster than 2000 Mazda Familia. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1985 Dodge Conquest weights approximately 30 kg more than 2000 Mazda Familia. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2000 Mazda Familia is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1985 Dodge Conquest. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2000 Mazda Familia 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. Let's talk about torque, 1985 Dodge Conquest (251 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 114 more torque (in Nm) than 2000 Mazda Familia. (137 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 1985 Dodge Conquest will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2000 Mazda Familia.

Compare all specifications:

1985 Dodge Conquest 2000 Mazda Familia
Make Dodge Mazda
Model Conquest Familia
Year Released 1985 2000
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2555 cc 1496 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 143 HP 109 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 251 Nm 137 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 4000 RPM
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 2 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1280 kg 1250 kg
Vehicle Length 4410 mm 4260 mm
Vehicle Width 1690 mm 1700 mm
Vehicle Height 1320 mm 1430 mm
Wheelbase Size 2450 mm 2620 mm


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