1962 Lancia Flavia vs. 1997 Lancia Delta

To start off, 1997 Lancia Delta is newer by 35 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1962 Lancia Flavia. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1962 Lancia Flavia would be higher. At 1,800 cc (4 cylinders), 1962 Lancia Flavia is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1997 Lancia Delta (102 HP @ 5750 RPM) has 1 more horse power than 1962 Lancia Flavia. (101 HP @ 5800 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1997 Lancia Delta should accelerate faster than 1962 Lancia Flavia. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1962 Lancia Flavia weights approximately 20 kg more than 1997 Lancia Delta.

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.

Compare all specifications:

1962 Lancia Flavia 1997 Lancia Delta
Make Lancia Lancia
Model Flavia Delta
Year Released 1962 1997
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1800 cc 1579 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type in-line in-line
Horse Power 101 HP 102 HP
Engine RPM 5800 RPM 5750 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 1150 kg 1130 kg
Vehicle Length 4490 mm 4020 mm
Vehicle Width 1620 mm 1710 mm
Vehicle Height 1350 mm 1410 mm
Wheelbase Size 2660 mm 2550 mm