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2005 Pontiac Grand Prix vs. 2005 Honda Accord

To start off, both 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix and 2005 Honda Accord were released in the same year (2005). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 3,786 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix (200 HP) has 62 more horse power than 2005 Honda Accord. (138 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix should accelerate faster than 2005 Honda Accord. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Honda Accord weights approximately 68 kg more than 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix.

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, 2005 Honda Accord (347 Nm) has 49 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix. (298 Nm). This means 2005 Honda Accord will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Pontiac Grand Prix 2005 Honda Accord
Make Pontiac Honda
Model Grand Prix Accord
Year Released 2005 2005
Body Type Sedan Station Wagon
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3786 cc 2204 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 200 HP 138 HP
Torque 298 Nm 347 Nm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.4:1 16.7:1
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1577 kg 1645 kg
Vehicle Length 5040 mm 4760 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1430 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 2810 mm 2630 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.2 L/100km 5.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 64 L 65 L


 

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