1967 Citroen Ami vs. 1983 Oldsmobile Omega

To start off, 1983 Oldsmobile Omega is newer by 16 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1967 Citroen Ami. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1967 Citroen Ami would be higher. At 2,474 cc (4 cylinders), 1983 Oldsmobile Omega is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 1983 Oldsmobile Omega (89 HP @ 4000 RPM) has 65 more horse power than 1967 Citroen Ami. (24 HP @ 4750 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 1983 Oldsmobile Omega should accelerate faster than 1967 Citroen Ami. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 1983 Oldsmobile Omega weights approximately 510 kg more than 1967 Citroen Ami. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

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:

1967 Citroen Ami 1983 Oldsmobile Omega
Make Citroen Oldsmobile
Model Ami Omega
Year Released 1967 1983
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 601 cc 2474 cc
Engine Cylinders 2 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type boxer in-line
Horse Power 24 HP 89 HP
Engine RPM 4750 RPM 4000 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type Front Front
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Vehicle Weight 620 kg 1130 kg
Vehicle Length 3880 mm 4610 mm
Vehicle Width 1530 mm 1720 mm
Vehicle Height 1500 mm 1330 mm
Wheelbase Size 2410 mm 2670 mm


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