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2009 Honda Pilot vs. 1957 Opel Rekord

To start off, 2009 Honda Pilot is newer by 52 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1957 Opel Rekord. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1957 Opel Rekord would be higher. At 3,471 cc (6 cylinders), 2009 Honda Pilot is equipped with a bigger engine. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Honda Pilot weights approximately 1005 kg more than 1957 Opel Rekord.

Because 2009 Honda Pilot is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1957 Opel Rekord. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Honda Pilot 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. 2009 Honda Pilot has automatic transmission and 1957 Opel Rekord has manual transmission. 1957 Opel Rekord will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2009 Honda Pilot will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Honda Pilot 1957 Opel Rekord
Make Honda Opel
Model Pilot Rekord
Year Released 2009 1957
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3471 cc 1680 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 250 HP 0 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Rear
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 8 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1955 kg 950 kg
Vehicle Length 4860 mm 4440 mm
Vehicle Width 2000 mm 1620 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 79 L 40 L


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