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1990 BMW 316 vs. 2008 Toyota Stallion

To start off, 2008 Toyota Stallion is newer by 18 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1990 BMW 316. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1990 BMW 316 would be higher. At 1,812 cc, 2008 Toyota Stallion is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Toyota Stallion weights approximately 238 kg more than 1990 BMW 316.

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, 1990 BMW 316 (141 Nm @ 4250 RPM) has 6 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Toyota Stallion. (135 Nm @ 2400 RPM). This means 1990 BMW 316 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Toyota Stallion.

Compare all specifications:

1990 BMW 316 2008 Toyota Stallion
Make BMW Toyota
Model 316 Stallion
Year Released 1990 2008
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1596 cc 1812 cc
Horse Power 100 HP 0 HP
Torque 141 Nm 135 Nm
Torque RPM 4250 RPM 2400 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 9.0:1 9.0:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 3 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1080 kg 1318 kg
Vehicle Length 4330 mm 4790 mm
Vehicle Height 1390 mm 1770 mm
Wheelbase Size 2580 mm 2660 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 70 L


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