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1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta vs. 1985 Dodge Conquest

To start off, 1985 Dodge Conquest is newer by 29 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta would be higher. At 2,555 cc (4 cylinders), 1985 Dodge Conquest is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1985 Dodge Conquest (143 HP @ 5000 RPM) has 67 more horse power than 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta. (76 HP @ 6300 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1985 Dodge Conquest should accelerate faster than 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1985 Dodge Conquest weights approximately 416 kg more than 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta. 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. Let's talk about torque, 1985 Dodge Conquest (251 Nm @ 2500 RPM) has 139 more torque (in Nm) than 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta. (112 Nm @ 4250 RPM). This means 1985 Dodge Conquest will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta.

Compare all specifications:

1956 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1985 Dodge Conquest
Make Alfa Romeo Dodge
Model Giulietta Conquest
Year Released 1956 1985
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1290 cc 2555 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 76 HP 143 HP
Engine RPM 6300 RPM 5000 RPM
Torque 112 Nm 251 Nm
Torque RPM 4250 RPM 2500 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Rear Rear
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 4 seats 2 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 2 doors
Vehicle Weight 864 kg 1280 kg
Vehicle Length 3930 mm 4410 mm
Vehicle Width 1540 mm 1690 mm
Vehicle Height 1330 mm 1320 mm
Wheelbase Size 2400 mm 2450 mm


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