2009 Nissan Armada vs. 1973 Nissan Cedric
To start off, 2009 Nissan Armada is newer by 36 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1973 Nissan Cedric. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1973 Nissan Cedric would be higher. At 5,551 cc (8 cylinders), 2009 Nissan Armada is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Nissan Armada (317 HP @ 5200 RPM) has 199 more horse power than 1973 Nissan Cedric. (118 HP @ 5200 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Nissan Armada should accelerate faster than 1973 Nissan Cedric. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Nissan Armada weights approximately 122 kg more than 1973 Nissan Cedric. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.
Let's talk about torque, 2009 Nissan Armada (522 Nm @ 3400 RPM) has 306 more torque (in Nm) than 1973 Nissan Cedric. (216 Nm @ 4000 RPM). This means 2009 Nissan Armada will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1973 Nissan Cedric.
Compare all specifications:
|2009 Nissan Armada||1973 Nissan Cedric|
|Engine Size||5551 cc||2565 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||8 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||317 HP||118 HP|
|Engine RPM||5200 RPM||5200 RPM|
|Torque||522 Nm||216 Nm|
|Torque RPM||3400 RPM||4000 RPM|
|Vehicle Weight||1442 kg||1320 kg|
|Vehicle Length||5280 mm||4700 mm|
|Vehicle Width||2020 mm||1700 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1990 mm||1460 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||3140 mm||2700 mm|