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2007 Dodge Dakota vs. 1973 Nissan Sunny

To start off, 2007 Dodge Dakota is newer by 34 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 Nissan Sunny. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Nissan Sunny would be higher. At 3,701 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Dodge Dakota is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Dodge Dakota (210 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 157 more horse power than 1973 Nissan Sunny. (53 HP @ 6000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2007 Dodge Dakota should accelerate faster than 1973 Nissan Sunny. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Dodge Dakota weights approximately 1070 kg more than 1973 Nissan Sunny. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Let's talk about torque, 2007 Dodge Dakota (319 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 224 more torque (in Nm) than 1973 Nissan Sunny. (95 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2007 Dodge Dakota will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1973 Nissan Sunny.

Compare all specifications:

2007 Dodge Dakota 1973 Nissan Sunny
Make Dodge Nissan
Model Dakota Sunny
Year Released 2007 1973
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3701 cc 1171 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 210 HP 53 HP
Engine RPM 5200 RPM 6000 RPM
Torque 319 Nm 95 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Vehicle Weight 1770 kg 700 kg
Vehicle Length 5560 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1830 mm 1500 mm
Vehicle Height 1750 mm 1400 mm
Wheelbase Size 3340 mm 2310 mm


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