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2005 Honda Accord vs. 2013 Porsche 911

To start off, 2013 Porsche 911 is newer by 8 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Honda Accord. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Honda Accord would be higher. At 3,800 cc (6 cylinders), 2013 Porsche 911 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2013 Porsche 911 (493 HP @ 6500 RPM) has 355 more horse power than 2005 Honda Accord. (138 HP @ 4000 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2013 Porsche 911 should accelerate faster than 2005 Honda Accord.

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, 2013 Porsche 911 (649 Nm @ 5000 RPM) has 302 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Honda Accord. (347 Nm @ 2000 RPM). This means 2013 Porsche 911 will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Honda Accord.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Honda Accord 2013 Porsche 911
Make Honda Porsche
Model Accord 911
Year Released 2005 2013
Body Type Station Wagon Convertible
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2204 cc 3800 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line boxer
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 138 HP 493 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 6500 RPM
Torque 347 Nm 649 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 5000 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 16.7:1 9.8 : 1
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Top Speed 195 km/hour 312 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 10.1 seconds 3.8 seconds
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 1645 kg 1645 kg
Vehicle Length 4760 mm 4450 mm
Vehicle Width 1770 mm 1852 mm
Vehicle Height 1480 mm 1300 mm
Wheelbase Size 2630 mm 2350 mm


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