1987 Nissan Laurel vs. 2005 Honda Accord
To start off, 2005 Honda Accord is newer by 18 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1987 Nissan Laurel. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1987 Nissan Laurel would be higher. At 2,393 cc (6 cylinders), 1987 Nissan Laurel is equipped with a bigger engine.
Because 1987 Nissan Laurel 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 1987 Nissan Laurel. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Honda Accord, 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:
|1987 Nissan Laurel||2005 Honda Accord|
|Body Type||Sedan||Station Wagon|
|Engine Size||2393 cc||2204 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||0 HP||138 HP|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||5 seats|
|Number of Doors||4 doors||5 doors|
|Vehicle Length||4060 mm||4760 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1630 mm||1770 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1400 mm||1480 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2410 mm||2630 mm|