1989 Beijing BJ 2021 vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 22 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1989 Beijing BJ 2021. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1989 Beijing BJ 2021 would be higher. At 2,466 cc (4 cylinders), 1989 Beijing BJ 2021 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2011 Honda CR-V (180 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 79 more horse power than 1989 Beijing BJ 2021. (101 HP @ 5000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V should accelerate faster than 1989 Beijing BJ 2021. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2011 Honda CR-V weights approximately 76 kg more than 1989 Beijing BJ 2021. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 1989 Beijing BJ 2021 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2011 Honda CR-V. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1989 Beijing BJ 2021 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, 2011 Honda CR-V (218 Nm @ 4400 RPM) has 39 more torque (in Nm) than 1989 Beijing BJ 2021. (179 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 2011 Honda CR-V will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1989 Beijing BJ 2021. 2011 Honda CR-V has automatic transmission and 1989 Beijing BJ 2021 has manual transmission. 1989 Beijing BJ 2021 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2011 Honda CR-V will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1989 Beijing BJ 2021 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Beijing Honda
Model BJ 2021 CR-V
Year Released 1989 2011
Engine Size 2466 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 101 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 179 Nm 218 Nm
Torque RPM 2800 RPM 4400 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Vehicle Weight 1480 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 4290 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 1800 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1620 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 2580 mm 2619 mm


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