1991 Acura Legend vs. 2007 Mitsubishi Raider

To start off, 2007 Mitsubishi Raider is newer by 16 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1991 Acura Legend. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1991 Acura Legend would be higher. At 3,701 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Mitsubishi Raider is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Mitsubishi Raider (210 HP) has 50 more horse power than 1991 Acura Legend. (160 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2007 Mitsubishi Raider should accelerate faster than 1991 Acura Legend. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Mitsubishi Raider weights approximately 235 kg more than 1991 Acura Legend. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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, 2007 Mitsubishi Raider (319 Nm) has 99 more torque (in Nm) than 1991 Acura Legend. (220 Nm). This means 2007 Mitsubishi Raider will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1991 Acura Legend. 2007 Mitsubishi Raider has automatic transmission and 1991 Acura Legend has manual transmission. 1991 Acura Legend will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2007 Mitsubishi Raider will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1991 Acura Legend 2007 Mitsubishi Raider
Make Acura Mitsubishi
Model Legend Raider
Year Released 1991 2007
Body Type Sedan Pickup
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2673 cc 3701 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 160 HP 210 HP
Torque 220 Nm 319 Nm
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1550 kg 1785 kg
Vehicle Length 4780 mm 5590 mm
Vehicle Width 1760 mm 1830 mm
Vehicle Height 1380 mm 1750 mm
Wheelbase Size 2710 mm 3340 mm


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