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2009 Land Rover Freelander vs. 2005 Honda Accord

To start off, 2009 Land Rover Freelander is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2005 Honda Accord. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2005 Honda Accord would be higher. At 2,204 cc (4 cylinders), 2005 Honda Accord is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Land Rover Freelander (158 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 20 more horse power than 2005 Honda Accord. (138 HP @ 4000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Land Rover Freelander should accelerate faster than 2005 Honda Accord. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Land Rover Freelander weights approximately 1063 kg more than 2005 Honda Accord. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2009 Land Rover Freelander is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2005 Honda Accord. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2009 Land Rover Freelander 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, 2009 Land Rover Freelander (400 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 53 more torque (in Nm) than 2005 Honda Accord. (347 Nm @ 2000 RPM). This means 2009 Land Rover Freelander will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2005 Honda Accord. 2005 Honda Accord has automatic transmission and 2009 Land Rover Freelander has manual transmission. 2009 Land Rover Freelander will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 2005 Honda Accord will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Land Rover Freelander 2005 Honda Accord
Make Land Rover Honda
Model Freelander Accord
Year Released 2009 2005
Body Type SUV Station Wagon
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2179 cc 2204 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 158 HP 138 HP
Engine RPM 4000 RPM 4000 RPM
Torque 400 Nm 347 Nm
Torque RPM 2000 RPM 2000 RPM
Engine Compression Ratio 16.5:1 16.7:1
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Drive Type 4WD Front
Transmission Type Manual Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 2708 kg 1645 kg
Vehicle Length 4510 mm 4760 mm
Vehicle Width 1750 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1930 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 2670 mm 2630 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 16.2 L/100km 5.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 68 L 65 L


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