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2010 Cadillac BLS vs. 2005 Honda Accord

To start off, 2010 Cadillac BLS is newer by 5 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, 2010 Cadillac BLS (176 HP @ 5500 RPM) has 38 more horse power than 2005 Honda Accord. (138 HP @ 4000 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2010 Cadillac BLS should accelerate faster than 2005 Honda Accord. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Honda Accord weights approximately 79 kg more than 2010 Cadillac BLS.

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, 2005 Honda Accord (347 Nm @ 2000 RPM) has 82 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Cadillac BLS. (265 Nm @ 2500 RPM). This means 2005 Honda Accord will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Cadillac BLS.

Compare all specifications:

2010 Cadillac BLS 2005 Honda Accord
Make Cadillac Honda
Model BLS Accord
Year Released 2010 2005
Body Type Sedan Station Wagon
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1998 cc 2204 cc
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 176 HP 138 HP
Engine RPM 5500 RPM 4000 RPM
Torque 265 Nm 347 Nm
Torque RPM 2500 RPM 2000 RPM
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1566 kg 1645 kg
Vehicle Length 4690 mm 4760 mm
Vehicle Width 1460 mm 1770 mm
Vehicle Height 1770 mm 1480 mm
Wheelbase Size 2680 mm 2630 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 15.7 L/100km 5.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 58 L 65 L


 

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