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2000 Holden HRT vs. 1974 Renault 12

To start off, 2000 Holden HRT is newer by 26 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1974 Renault 12. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1974 Renault 12 would be higher. At 5,000 cc (8 cylinders), 2000 Holden HRT is equipped with a bigger engine.

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, 2000 Holden HRT (815 Nm) has 719 more torque (in Nm) than 1974 Renault 12. (96 Nm). This means 2000 Holden HRT will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1974 Renault 12.

Compare all specifications:

2000 Holden HRT 1974 Renault 12
Make Holden Renault
Model HRT 12
Year Released 2000 1974
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5000 cc 1289 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 53 HP
Torque 815 Nm 96 Nm
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual


 

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