2011 Honda CR-V vs. 2007 Holden Caprice

To start off, 2011 Honda CR-V is newer by 4 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2007 Holden Caprice. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2007 Holden Caprice would be higher. At 6,000 cc (8 cylinders), 2007 Holden Caprice is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Holden Caprice (344 HP) has 164 more horse power than 2011 Honda CR-V. (180 HP) In normal driving conditions, 2007 Holden Caprice should accelerate faster than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Because 2007 Holden Caprice is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2007 Holden Caprice. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2011 Honda CR-V, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. 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, 2007 Holden Caprice (530 Nm) has 312 more torque (in Nm) than 2011 Honda CR-V. (218 Nm). This means 2007 Holden Caprice will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2011 Honda CR-V.

Compare all specifications:

2011 Honda CR-V 2007 Holden Caprice
Make Honda Holden
Model CR-V Caprice
Year Released 2011 2007
Body Type SUV Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2400 cc 6000 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 8 cylinders
Engine Type in-line V
Horse Power 180 HP 344 HP
Torque 218 Nm 530 Nm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Rear
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 4 doors


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