2010 Buick Lucerne vs. 2011 Honda CR-V

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2010 Buick Lucerne. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2010 Buick Lucerne would be higher. At 3,900 cc (6 cylinders), 2010 Buick Lucerne is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2010 Buick Lucerne (227 HP @ 5700 RPM) has 47 more horse power than 2011 Honda CR-V. (180 HP @ 6800 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2010 Buick Lucerne should accelerate faster than 2011 Honda CR-V. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2010 Buick Lucerne weights approximately 170 kg more than 2011 Honda CR-V. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear 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, 2010 Buick Lucerne (321 Nm @ 3200 RPM) has 103 more torque (in Nm) than 2011 Honda CR-V. (218 Nm @ 4400 RPM). This means 2010 Buick Lucerne will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Compare all specifications:

2010 Buick Lucerne 2011 Honda CR-V
Make Buick Honda
Model Lucerne CR-V
Year Released 2010 2011
Body Type Sedan SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3900 cc 2400 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 227 HP 180 HP
Engine RPM 5700 RPM 6800 RPM
Torque 321 Nm 218 Nm
Torque RPM 3200 RPM 4400 RPM
Fuel Type Flex Fuel Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1726 kg 1556 kg
Vehicle Length 5161 mm 4554 mm
Vehicle Width 1875 mm 1819 mm
Vehicle Height 1473 mm 1679 mm
Wheelbase Size 2936 mm 2619 mm
Fuel Consumption Highway 9 L/100km 8.4 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 13.8 L/100km 11.2 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 70 L 58 L


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