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2005 GMC Sierra vs. 1988 Lamborghini LM

To start off, 2005 GMC Sierra is newer by 17 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1988 Lamborghini LM. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1988 Lamborghini LM would be higher. At 5,965 cc (8 cylinders), 2005 GMC Sierra is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1988 Lamborghini LM (449 HP @ 6800 RPM) has 128 more horse power than 2005 GMC Sierra. (321 HP @ 5000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1988 Lamborghini LM should accelerate faster than 2005 GMC Sierra. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1988 Lamborghini LM weights approximately 430 kg more than 2005 GMC Sierra. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or 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, 1988 Lamborghini LM (510 Nm @ 4500 RPM) has 140 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 GMC Sierra. (370 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 1988 Lamborghini LM will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 GMC Sierra. 2005 GMC Sierra has automatic transmission and 1988 Lamborghini LM has manual transmission. 1988 Lamborghini LM will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2005 GMC Sierra will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

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2005 GMC Sierra 1988 Lamborghini LM
Make GMC Lamborghini
Model Sierra LM
Year Released 2005 1988
Body Type Pickup SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5965 cc 5166 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 12 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Horse Power 321 HP 449 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 370 Nm 510 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 4500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 6 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2270 kg 2700 kg
Vehicle Length 5790 mm 4960 mm
Vehicle Width 2000 mm 2050 mm
Vehicle Height 1850 mm 1860 mm
Wheelbase Size 3650 mm 3010 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 117 L 169 L


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