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1991 Toyota Bandeirante vs. 2009 Toyota Matrix

To start off, 2009 Toyota Matrix is newer by 18 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1991 Toyota Bandeirante. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1991 Toyota Bandeirante would be higher. At 3,661 cc (4 cylinders), 1991 Toyota Bandeirante is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Toyota Matrix (158 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 62 more horse power than 1991 Toyota Bandeirante. (96 HP @ 3400 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2009 Toyota Matrix should accelerate faster than 1991 Toyota Bandeirante. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1991 Toyota Bandeirante weights approximately 435 kg more than 2009 Toyota Matrix.

Because 1991 Toyota Bandeirante is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2009 Toyota Matrix. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1991 Toyota Bandeirante 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, 1991 Toyota Bandeirante (245 Nm @ 2200 RPM) has 25 more torque (in Nm) than 2009 Toyota Matrix. (220 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 1991 Toyota Bandeirante will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2009 Toyota Matrix.

Compare all specifications:

1991 Toyota Bandeirante 2009 Toyota Matrix
Make Toyota Toyota
Model Bandeirante Matrix
Year Released 1991 2009
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3661 cc 2361 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 96 HP 158 HP
Engine RPM 3400 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 245 Nm 220 Nm
Torque RPM 2200 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Diesel Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1790 kg 1355 kg
Vehicle Length 3840 mm 4400 mm
Vehicle Width 1670 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1930 mm 1560 mm
Wheelbase Size 2290 mm 2610 mm


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