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1988 Toyota Model F vs. 2004 Holden Monaro

To start off, 2004 Holden Monaro is newer by 16 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1988 Toyota Model F. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1988 Toyota Model F would be higher. At 3,791 cc (6 cylinders), 2004 Holden Monaro is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Holden Monaro (229 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 153 more horse power than 1988 Toyota Model F. (76 HP @ 4800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2004 Holden Monaro should accelerate faster than 1988 Toyota Model F. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2004 Holden Monaro weights approximately 302 kg more than 1988 Toyota Model F. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front wheel drive vehicles. 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, 2004 Holden Monaro (374 Nm @ 3000 RPM) has 234 more torque (in Nm) than 1988 Toyota Model F. (140 Nm @ 3400 RPM). This means 2004 Holden Monaro will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1988 Toyota Model F.

Compare all specifications:

1988 Toyota Model F 2004 Holden Monaro
Make Toyota Holden
Model Model F Monaro
Year Released 1988 2004
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1812 cc 3791 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 76 HP 229 HP
Engine RPM 4800 RPM 5200 RPM
Torque 140 Nm 374 Nm
Torque RPM 3400 RPM 3000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 8 seats 4 seats
Vehicle Weight 1300 kg 1602 kg
Vehicle Length 4290 mm 4790 mm
Vehicle Width 1680 mm 1850 mm
Vehicle Height 1820 mm 1400 mm
Wheelbase Size 2240 mm 2800 mm


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