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1970 Citroen Ami vs. 2005 Porsche 911

To start off, 2005 Porsche 911 is newer by 35 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1970 Citroen Ami. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1970 Citroen Ami would be higher. At 3,600 cc (6 cylinders), 2005 Porsche 911 is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Porsche 911 (445 HP @ 5700 RPM) has 410 more horse power than 1970 Citroen Ami. (35 HP @ 5750 RPM) In normal driving conditions, 2005 Porsche 911 should accelerate faster than 1970 Citroen Ami. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Porsche 911 weights approximately 970 kg more than 1970 Citroen Ami. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2005 Porsche 911 is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1970 Citroen Ami. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Porsche 911 will offer significantly more control. 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:

1970 Citroen Ami 2005 Porsche 911
Make Citroen Porsche
Model Ami 911
Year Released 1970 2005
Engine Position Front Rear
Engine Size 602 cc 3600 cc
Engine Cylinders 2 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type in-line boxer
Horse Power 35 HP 445 HP
Engine RPM 5750 RPM 5700 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Drive Type Front 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Vehicle Weight 620 kg 1590 kg
Vehicle Length 3880 mm 4440 mm
Vehicle Width 1530 mm 1840 mm
Vehicle Height 1530 mm 1300 mm
Wheelbase Size 2410 mm 2360 mm


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