1949 Fiat 1500 vs. 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK
To start off, 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK is newer by 58 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1949 Fiat 1500. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1949 Fiat 1500 would be higher. At 2,996 cc (6 cylinders), 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK (228 HP @ 6100 RPM) has 181 more horse power than 1949 Fiat 1500. (47 HP @ 4400 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK should accelerate faster than 1949 Fiat 1500.
Both vehicles are rear wheel drive (RWD) - it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, both vehicles do the job better than front 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.
Compare all specifications:
|1949 Fiat 1500||2007 Mercedes-Benz SLK|
|Engine Size||1493 cc||2996 cc|
|Engine Cylinders||6 cylinders||6 cylinders|
|Horse Power||47 HP||228 HP|
|Engine RPM||4400 RPM||6100 RPM|
|Number of Seats||5 seats||2 seats|
|Number of Doors||4 doors||2 doors|
|Vehicle Length||4500 mm||4090 mm|
|Vehicle Width||1600 mm||1790 mm|
|Vehicle Height||1530 mm||1300 mm|
|Wheelbase Size||2810 mm||2440 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||35 L||70 L|