1992 Chrysler ES vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 19 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1992 Chrysler ES. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1992 Chrysler ES would be higher. At 2,400 cc (4 cylinders), 2011 Honda CR-V is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2011 Honda CR-V (180 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 86 more horse power than 1992 Chrysler ES. (94 HP @ 4800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V should accelerate faster than 1992 Chrysler ES. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2011 Honda CR-V weights approximately 411 kg more than 1992 Chrysler ES. 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, 2011 Honda CR-V (218 Nm @ 4400 RPM) has 52 more torque (in Nm) than 1992 Chrysler ES. (166 Nm @ 3200 RPM). This means 2011 Honda CR-V will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1992 Chrysler ES.

Compare all specifications:

1992 Chrysler ES 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Chrysler Honda
Model ES CR-V
Year Released 1992 2011
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2213 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 94 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 4800 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 166 Nm 218 Nm
Torque RPM 3200 RPM 4400 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 4 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1145 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 4370 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 1720 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1350 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 2470 mm 2619 mm


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