2000 Nissan Almera vs. 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1

To start off, 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1 is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2000 Nissan Almera. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2000 Nissan Almera would be higher. In terms of performance, 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1 (543 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 435 more horse power than 2000 Nissan Almera. (108 HP @ 5600 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1 should accelerate faster than 2000 Nissan Almera. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2000 Nissan Almera weights approximately 272 kg more than 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1.

Because 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1 is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2000 Nissan Almera, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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, 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1 (637 Nm @ 4400 RPM) has 474 more torque (in Nm) than 2000 Nissan Almera. (163 Nm @ 2800 RPM). This means 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2000 Nissan Almera.

Compare all specifications:

2000 Nissan Almera 2004 Nissan R 390 GT1
Make Nissan Nissan
Model Almera R 390 GT1
Year Released 2000 2004
Body Type Hatchback Coupe
Engine Position Front Middle
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 108 HP 543 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 163 Nm 637 Nm
Torque RPM 2800 RPM 4400 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 3 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1370 kg 1098 kg
Vehicle Length 4270 mm 4730 mm
Vehicle Width 1770 mm 2010 mm
Vehicle Height 1620 mm 1150 mm
Wheelbase Size 2540 mm 2730 mm


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