2001 Toyota Tundra vs. 1987 Toyota Camry
To start off, 2001 Toyota Tundra is newer by 14 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1987 Toyota Camry. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1987 Toyota Camry would be higher. At 4,700 cc (8 cylinders), 2001 Toyota Tundra is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2001 Toyota Tundra (245 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 162 more horse power than 1987 Toyota Camry. (83 HP @ 4500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2001 Toyota Tundra should accelerate faster than 1987 Toyota Camry.
Because 2001 Toyota Tundra 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 2001 Toyota Tundra. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 1987 Toyota Camry, 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, 2001 Toyota Tundra (427 Nm) has 263 more torque (in Nm) than 1987 Toyota Camry. (164 Nm). This means 2001 Toyota Tundra will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1987 Toyota Camry.
Compare all specifications:
|2001 Toyota Tundra||1987 Toyota Camry|
|Engine Size||4700 cc||1973 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||8 cylinders||4 cylinders|
|Horse Power||245 HP||83 HP|
|Engine RPM||5200 RPM||4500 RPM|
|Torque||427 Nm||164 Nm|
|Number of Seats||3 seats||5 seats|
|Vehicle Length||5530 mm||4530 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1920 mm||1720 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1800 mm||1410 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||3270 mm||2610 mm|