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2004 Nissan Armada vs. 2011 Chevrolet Colorado

To start off, 2011 Chevrolet Colorado is newer by 7 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 Nissan Armada. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 Nissan Armada would be higher. At 5,556 cc (8 cylinders), 2004 Nissan Armada is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2004 Nissan Armada (305 HP @ 3600 RPM) has 120 more horse power than 2011 Chevrolet Colorado. (185 HP @ 5600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2004 Nissan Armada should accelerate faster than 2011 Chevrolet Colorado. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2004 Nissan Armada weights approximately 725 kg more than 2011 Chevrolet Colorado. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2004 Nissan Armada (522 Nm) has 264 more torque (in Nm) than 2011 Chevrolet Colorado. (258 Nm). This means 2004 Nissan Armada will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2011 Chevrolet Colorado.

Compare all specifications:

2004 Nissan Armada 2011 Chevrolet Colorado
Make Nissan Chevrolet
Model Armada Colorado
Year Released 2004 2011
Body Type SUV Pickup
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5556 cc 2901 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 305 HP 185 HP
Engine RPM 3600 RPM 5600 RPM
Torque 522 Nm 258 Nm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10.0:1
Number of Seats 8 seats 3 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2274 kg 1549 kg
Vehicle Length 5260 mm 4890 mm
Vehicle Width 2010 mm 1750 mm
Vehicle Height 1980 mm 1720 mm
Wheelbase Size 3140 mm 2830 mm
Fuel Consumption Highway 12.4 L/100km 10.2 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 18.1 L/100km 13.8 L/100km
Fuel Consumption Overall 14.7 L/100km 11.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 106 L 72 L


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