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1952 Jaguar XK vs. 1958 Moretti 1200

To start off, 1958 Moretti 1200 is newer by 6 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1952 Jaguar XK. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1952 Jaguar XK would be higher. At 3,441 cc (6 cylinders), 1952 Jaguar XK is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1952 Jaguar XK (158 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 106 more horse power than 1958 Moretti 1200. (52 HP @ 5500 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 1952 Jaguar XK should accelerate faster than 1958 Moretti 1200. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1952 Jaguar XK weights approximately 315 kg more than 1958 Moretti 1200. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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:

1952 Jaguar XK 1958 Moretti 1200
Make Jaguar Moretti
Model XK 1200
Year Released 1952 1958
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 3441 cc 1203 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Valves per Cylinder 2 valves 2 valves
Horse Power 158 HP 52 HP
Engine RPM 5000 RPM 5500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Number of Seats 2 seats 4 seats
Vehicle Weight 1295 kg 980 kg
Vehicle Length 4430 mm 4060 mm
Vehicle Width 1570 mm 1610 mm
Vehicle Height 1340 mm 1430 mm
Wheelbase Size 2600 mm 2360 mm


 

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