2005 Toyota Corolla vs. 2002 Toyota Mark II

To start off, 2005 Toyota Corolla is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2002 Toyota Mark II. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2002 Toyota Mark II would be higher. At 1,988 cc (6 cylinders), 2002 Toyota Mark II is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2002 Toyota Mark II (157 HP @ 6200 RPM) has 27 more horse power than 2005 Toyota Corolla. (130 HP @ 3400 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2002 Toyota Mark II should accelerate faster than 2005 Toyota Corolla. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2002 Toyota Mark II weights approximately 398 kg more than 2005 Toyota Corolla. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2002 Toyota Mark II is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2005 Toyota Corolla. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2002 Toyota Mark II will offer significantly more control. 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, 2002 Toyota Mark II (200 Nm) has 29 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Toyota Corolla. (171 Nm). This means 2002 Toyota Mark II will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Toyota Corolla.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Toyota Corolla 2002 Toyota Mark II
Make Toyota Toyota
Model Corolla Mark II
Year Released 2005 2002
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1786 cc 1988 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 130 HP 157 HP
Engine RPM 3400 RPM 6200 RPM
Torque 171 Nm 200 Nm
Engine Bore Size 79 mm 75 mm
Engine Stroke Size 91 mm 75 mm
Drive Type Front 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1157 kg 1555 kg
Vehicle Length 4540 mm 4780 mm
Vehicle Width 1710 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1490 mm 1470 mm
Wheelbase Size 2720 mm 2610 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 6.5 L/100km 13.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 L 70 L


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