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1995 Dodge Spirit vs. 2005 Honda Accord

To start off, 2005 Honda Accord is newer by 10 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1995 Dodge Spirit. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1995 Dodge Spirit would be higher. At 2,500 cc (4 cylinders), 1995 Dodge Spirit is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Honda Accord (138 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 38 more horse power than 1995 Dodge Spirit. (100 HP @ 4800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2005 Honda Accord should accelerate faster than 1995 Dodge Spirit. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Honda Accord weights approximately 391 kg more than 1995 Dodge Spirit. 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, 2005 Honda Accord (347 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 164 more torque (in Nm) than 1995 Dodge Spirit. (183 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 2005 Honda Accord will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1995 Dodge Spirit.

Compare all specifications:

1995 Dodge Spirit 2005 Honda Accord
Make Dodge Honda
Model Spirit Accord
Year Released 1995 2005
Body Type Sedan Station Wagon
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2500 cc 2204 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 100 HP 138 HP
Engine RPM 4800 RPM 4000 RPM
Torque 183 Nm 347 Nm
Torque RPM 2800 RPM 2000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1254 kg 1645 kg
Vehicle Length 4610 mm 4760 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1350 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 2630 mm 2630 mm


 

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