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2008 Ford Explorer vs. 1967 Lamborghini Miura

To start off, 2008 Ford Explorer is newer by 41 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1967 Lamborghini Miura. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1967 Lamborghini Miura would be higher. At 4,013 cc (6 cylinders), 2008 Ford Explorer is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1967 Lamborghini Miura (350 HP @ 7000 RPM) has 140 more horse power than 2008 Ford Explorer. (210 HP @ 5100 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1967 Lamborghini Miura should accelerate faster than 2008 Ford Explorer. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2008 Ford Explorer weights approximately 784 kg more than 1967 Lamborghini Miura.

Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front 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, 1967 Lamborghini Miura (367 Nm @ 5100 RPM) has 23 more torque (in Nm) than 2008 Ford Explorer. (344 Nm @ 3700 RPM). This means 1967 Lamborghini Miura will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2008 Ford Explorer. 2008 Ford Explorer has automatic transmission and 1967 Lamborghini Miura has manual transmission. 1967 Lamborghini Miura will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2008 Ford Explorer will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

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2008 Ford Explorer 1967 Lamborghini Miura
Make Ford Lamborghini
Model Explorer Miura
Year Released 2008 1967
Body Type SUV Coupe
Engine Position Front Middle
Engine Size 4013 cc 3929 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 12 cylinders
Engine Type V V
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 210 HP 350 HP
Engine RPM 5100 RPM 7000 RPM
Torque 344 Nm 367 Nm
Torque RPM 3700 RPM 5100 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 9.7:1 9.8:1
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 2077 kg 1293 kg
Vehicle Length 5350 mm 4370 mm
Vehicle Width 1880 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1850 mm 1070 mm
Wheelbase Size 3320 mm 2510 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 85 L 90 L


 

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